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The Yellowhammer State is filled with great African American leaders from the past, present, and future. We thank our West Alabama community partners, the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Delta Phi Lambda Chapter, and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Eta Xi Omega Chapter for their continued support.

Antonio Thomas is a Black History Maker of Alabama

Black History reminds me of whom I am and what can be accomplished when we come together with the help of the almighty God.
Black History means that we are more the conquerors as we trace the roots of our ancestor and their contributions which gives us strength to move forward in challenging times, as we still have work to do. someone once said that without black History there would be no History. We celebrate History as we continue to make History. -Rev. Antonio Thomas

Antonio is an anointed man of God who not only preaches the Word of God but believes in the power of God. He has served as a pastor, teacher, and motivational speaker for
over twenty-five years. He currently serves as Senior Pastor of St. Mark A.M.E Church and Director of the 9th District Economy Development Ministry. He also serves as the
Board Member and advisor of the CBHH Non-Denominational church movement with various locations in New Mexico, Florida. Tennessee. Liberia and Ghana, Africa. In addition, Antonio serves as Chancellor of the CH Christian Academy.

He is an entrepreneur at heart and a well-respected business owner. He is co-owner and CEO of one of the largest Medical Billing companies in the Southeast. Antonio graduated from Tusculum University with a B.S. degree in Business Administration, with a minor in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Theology. He has traveled the world as a motivational speaker for Fortune 500 Companies. He is very active in the community and is an active member of the NAACP, Urban League, and the Youth Mentor Program. Antonio is a humble man of God, of faith, and of action. He believes that to whom much is given, much is required and expected, so he gives generously and unselfishly of his time and his resources.

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