Wayne Kimball Jr. Convocation Speaker


For the annual Fall Convocation on Thursday, Oct. 22, North Carolina A&T State University will welcome back former Student Government Association president and alumnus, Wayne Kimball Jr. as the keynote speaker. Convocation is the first in a series of events for the alumni schedule for the 2015 edition of "The Greatest Homecoming on Earth."

Kimball currently serves as the director of performance improvement for the ACT-1 Group. In that position, he works directly with corporate executives to collaboratively establish a roadmap for success by developing and implementing organizational change and business development strategies to holistically enhance performance of branch offices and regional markets.

Prior to joining the ACT-1 Group, Kimball served in the human resources technology and global business organizations at Google, Inc. where he implemented and promoted new products, optimized client accounts, and scaled the team's outsourced reactive support model.

Kimball is a member of the 100 Black Men of America, National Speakers Association, National Urban League and a life member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Christel House Academy and the N.C. A&T State University Alumni Association where he is also the chairman of the Student Engagement Committee.

He earned his B.S. in civil engineering from A&T and his M.B.A. in international business at the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University in Chicago.