Rev. V. Lonnie Peek, Jr.
Board Member, Detroit RiverFront Conservancy
President/ Chief Executive Officer, eBusiness Strategies, a Detroit based project management consulting company. He is Senior Consultant to the Chancellor of Wayne County Community College, and has served as the Director for Religious Studies at WCCCD. He serves on the Executive Committee of the Council of Baptist Pastors of Detroit and Vicinity and is also the Chair of their Public Relations Committee.
Besides serving on the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy Board of Directors, he also serves on the Board of Directors of New Detroit, Inc, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation and the Board of Visitors School of Social Work, WSU. He has served as a political analyst on Channel 7 WXYZ and Fox-2 WJBK, and writes a weekly column for the Michigan Chronicle. He has also been involved in hosting various radio programs for more than 30 years in the Detroit area.
Rev. Peek is an ordained minister and serves as Assistant Pastor at Greater Christ Baptist Church in Detroit. He holds a Bachelor of Science from West Virginia State College, a Master of Social Work from Wayne State University, and Master of Arts in Biblical Studies from Ashland Theological Seminary. He was the founder and first President of the Association of Black Students at Wayne State University; served as Department Chair, Black Studies at Wayne County Community College; Associate Professor, School of Social Work at Wayne State University; and Executive Assistant for Urban Affairs to Governor James Blanchard