Linda Mackey

  • Founder/President, Family Resources and Community Connections Incorporated
  • Non-Profit Management Social Services Professional
  • 1998

Bio

Founder/President of Family Resources and Community Connections Incorporated, 501c3 not for profit organization with a mission to empower and positively impact children, families, the under-served and communities by addressing social and human needs as well as issues through education, prevention and awareness; Non-profit management/Social Services Professional Served as a community outreach educator for Lincoln University Cooperative Extension with a focus on community engagement, empowering youth, senior adults, the under-represented and under-served communities; in addition, currently serving as an Abstinence Educator - teaching student ages 10-17 to abstain from sex until marriage. This is done by utilizing the Choosing the Best curriculum. Program prevents teen pregnancy, emotional consequences, sexual transmitted diseases; positive youth development and life skills. Saint Louis City Children's Division; child protective services social worker, case manager, community development specialist. Western Baptist Bible College Undergraduate Christian Education Instructor; Ministry and Missions Career also includes, Domestic Violence, Administrative Support, Telephone Customer/Client service, Medical, Medicaid, and Managed Care Plus insurance. Volunteer work includes social services with Berean Missionary Baptist District Association of Churches; Missionary Baptist State Convention of Missouri, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Incorporated/ Act Against /AIDS Leadership Initiative; ARCH's MO Healthnet partnership, MODOT Blue Print Safety Coalition; American Heart/Stroke Association Multi-Cultural Committee; Community Arts Alum, Regional Arts Commission.