Albert Mitchell – New Jersey
Albert Mitchell is the Executive Director for the New Jersey Minority Educational Development (NJ MED).. He is one of the country’s most successful inner-city youth program architects. His accomplishments include designing youth programs for state health departments, school districts, and police department.
In the first six months of operating NJ MED, Mr. Mitchell successfully directed the agency’s first grant award, “The New Jersey Minority Males Community Challenge Grant”, awarded by the New Jersey Department of Human Services. With the success of this grant, Mr. Mitchell has firmly established NJ MED as a creditable organization, after receiving several other state and local grants, as well as, conducting all of the organization’s services and workshops with middle school and high school students, the Camden School District staff and supporting agencies. He shares a strength-based and community-focused philosophy of understanding the non-profit sector.