Duvalier Malone

Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner, 5A01

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Biography

Duvalier Malone is an accomplished author, political columnist, motivational speaker, community activist and CEO of Duvalier Malone Enterprises, a global consulting firm delivering services to non-profits and underserved communities throughout America. A native of the small town of Fayette, Mississippi. Mr. Malone discovered his intuitive forte within the realm of service and public speaking while still in high school. His stellar academic achievements provided travel opportunities; and one trip, a particular visit to the nation’s capital, brought about a paradigm shift in the young Mr. Malone’s mind. It was during this Washington, D.C. trip that the 16-year-old discovered his calling— community outreach and governmental affairs.

He has dedicated his life to motivating, enhancing, and refining the hidden success stories within communities across the country. His work places him squarely on the front lines regarding the issues of equal rights and equal opportunities for all. Mr. Malone’s work has been featured in the USA Today, the Clarion-Ledger, the Jackson Free Press, News One, ABC, and various other news outlets. His opinion columns establish him as a cutting-edge thinker and intellectual, one deeply concerned with finding solutions to the problems which our country faces. When people want action, they call Duvalier Malone. For the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, he interviewed special guest and Civil Rights icon, Congressman John Lewis. In 2013, the Jackson Free Press magazine featured Mr. Malone as “Person of the Day” in recognition of his community service projects throughout the State of Mississippi. In 2014, the Jackson Expose Magazine also recognized Mr. Malone’s many community service projects in a special feature. In February of 2017, he organized the “We Demand Justice Rally for Emmett Till” in his home State of Mississippi after the woman who accused Emmett of whistling at her admitted to lying.

He has traveled across the country as a speaker at high schools, churches, communities, and universities. He was featured in Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals in 2011, Who’s Who in Black Mississippi in 2012 and Mississippi Business Journal’s Top 50 under 40 Business Leaders in 2016. Mr. Malone has a B.A. in Political Science from Alcorn State University, and he graduated from Jackson State University with a Master’s Degree in Political Science.

He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the NAACP, Young Government Leaders, Young Government Leaders, Association of Political Science and the Association of Public Administrators.

He currently resides in Ward 5 in Washington, DC with his husband, Dr. Adrian Mayse and their dog, Guy.

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