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Akron Members Elected To State Conference

Three Akron residents elected to Ohio Conference NAACP leadership

The new leadership team for the Ohio Conference NAACP has plenty of representation from Akron. Three members of the Akron chapter of the NAACP were elected last week during the statewide group’s biennial election, held Saturday at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North in Columbus: * Ophelia Averitt, former president of the Akron NAACP and current NAACP national board member, was re-elected as 1st vice president.

Branch Election

After postponement, Jersey City NAACP to elect new president Wednesday

JERSEY CITY – The Jersey City branch of the NAACP will elect a new president tomorrow after an abrupt postponement earlier this month pushed the election back two weeks. Four candidates – Jennifer Watterman, Joan Terrell, Nathaniel Legay, and Mofalc Meinga – are vying for the presidency, seeking to succeed Bill Braker, a retired Jersey City police officer who decided not to run for re-election.

Baltimore NAACP Election

Tessa Hill-Aston Wins Highly Contested Baltimore NAACP Election | Afro

Tessa Hill-Aston will retain her presidency of the Baltimore City Branch of the NAACP after being re-elected to a fourth term Tuesday night over newcomer Cortly “C.D.” Witherspoon. “I will continue to do the things that I’m doing with the good group of people that I have working with me,” Hill-Aston said.

Warrent For Former NAACP President

Warrant issued for ex-NAACP president

McAlister had allegedly used the debit card attached to the NAACP account to make personal purchases at Discount Smokes, Tobacco Shack, Walmart as well as Clark and Speedway gas stations. There were also checks from the NAACP payable to Cablevision, US Cellular, to Roger Bryden for rent and written out to McAlister herself, according to the warrant.