Reverend Dr. Jeff Linnear to Speak at Claudie C. Royal Banquet

Reverend Dr. Jeff Linnear to Speak at Claudie C. Royal Banquet

Reverend Dr. Jeff Linnear is Regional Human Resources Director for Wal-Mart US, Region 7, West Texas, Texas Division, Central Business Unit. He oversees all aspects of human resources operations.Jeff joined Wal-Mart in 2008 as market human resources manager, and was responsible for human resources operations in Southern New Mexico.{{more}}Prior to joining Wal-Mart, Jeff served 24 years in the US Air Force, his last assignment was Director, Operations Personnel Exchange Program, Europe, Middle East and Africa, where he oversaw operations of US Air Force personnel in 65 geographical locations.Jess is a trustee of Stonington Youth Group in Manassas, VA and serves on the boards of the New Mexico Boy Scouts of America; Jidera Communications, Dallas, TX. He is also a board member and chair for the Linnear Group Industries, Washing DC. He is the founder of the Wiley Club for New Mexico.He has been selected as the Senior Pastor Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church, Shreveport, Louisiana, installation March 2012.He has two bachelor’s degrees, one in political science and on in chemistry from Texas Christian University and Wiley College. He received a master’s of human resources from the University of Maryland, European campus, and a doctor’s of divinity from Perkins Theological Seminary.He is a life member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated, Prince Hall Masonic Lodge, life member of NAACP, and member of the 100 Black Men of Washington DC.The Claudie C. Royal Banquet will be held on February 15, 2012 at 7:00 pm at the Abilene Civic Center.