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Trustee JL Sonny Williams

JL Sonny Williams

District #1
Chair, Board Audit Committee, August 2016 - Present
Date Elected: May 13, 2006
Term Expires: 2024

Owner and CEO, Highland Park Soda Fountain
Owner and CEO, Power House of Dance
Minority Owner, Dallas Mavericks NBA Franchise
Former President and CEO, Momentum Advertising and Communications
Former President and COO, Minyard Food Stores Inc.

B.S., Dallas Baptist University

Civic/Professional Service
State Fair of Texas, Board of Directors
SMU Athletic Forum, Board of Directors
Russell H. Perry Free Enterprise Foundation, Chairman
Dallas Baptist University, Board of Directors, Former Chairman of the Board of Trustees
GuideStone, Former Trustee Board Member
American Red Cross, Former Co-Vice Chairman and Member, Board of Directors

Honorary Doctorate, Dallas Baptist University
Virginia Dykes Leadership Award, 2005
Father of the Year Honoree, 2004
YWCA of Metropolitan Dallas, YWCA Family of the Year Award, 2001
Dallas Baptist University, Russell H. Perry Free Enterprise Award, 1994
KXAS-TV, Texan of the Week, 1994 
Dallas Baptist University Outstanding Alumnus Award, 1990

Contact Information
Board of Trustees
Dallas County Community College District
1601 S. Lamar St.
Dallas, TX 75215
fax: 214-378-1610