C.J. Duvall, Jr., senior pastor of Theressa Hoover United Methodist Church in Little Rock, will be the keynote speaker at Pulaski Technical College's 10th annual Black History banquet on Friday, Feb. 25.
Duvall, a Missouri native, has worked on numerous international business assignments, and in 2003, became the first African-American executive vice president of Alltel Corp. in Arkansas.
The banquet begins at 6 p.m. in the college's Campus Center Grand Hall, located on the main campus at 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock.
Tickets cost $12 per person and can be purchased in advance by contacting Dianne Butler at (501) 812-2284 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This theme of this year's Black History banquet is "Making a Difference through Service." Other highlights include the presentation of the college's annual Diversity Award.