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Patricia Mason, President of Mason Professional Positive Advantage, is a consultant, certified professional development trainer and author of "Do Something About It" Women Speaking Out. She is a motivational speaker,seminar specialist and facilitator. Mrs. Mason is the recipient of numerous certificates and diplomas through (AIB) American Institute of Banking (aka) Center Financial Training (CFT) as of 2002, which includes: Collections, Officer Calling, Supervisory Training, General Banking, Bank Operations, Consumer Credit and Commercial Lending. She is a member of (AAUW) American Association of University Women, (NAFE) National Association for Female Executives (MPWA) Metro Professional Women's Association and listed as an accomplished individual in the Manchester Who's Who and Stanford Who's Who.
Mrs. Mason attended Miles College, University of Alabama (UAB) is a graduate of Lawson State and Jefferson State. She earned her B.A. in executive business administration from Faulkner University in Montgomery, Alabama. Mrs. Mason earned her MBA Degree from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Her former employment includes AmSouth Bank where she was employed over 20 years, Continental Insurance, Your Beauty in Bessemer, State Of Alabama and Blue Cross Blue Shield,etc...
Patricia has been a High School and Middle School Junior Achievement consultant, where she has educated and inspired young people to understand the American Free Enterprise system, value education and be workforce ready. Ms. Mason's extensive training and management experience with various schools and businesses provides her a strong foundation to direct others in improving their professional and career goals. Her enthusiasm, personality, zeal and commitment to assist individuals and businesses in achieving their objectives have been instrumental in advancing others to a higher level. Mrs. Mason is a member of New Hope Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Gregory L. Clarke. Patricia serves on the New Hope Hospitality Ministry. For serval years Mrs. Mason served on New Hope Economic Development Ministry and served as secretary of New Hope Baptist Church Credit Union board of directors. Mrs. Mason was a M-Power volunteer consultant at Woodlawn High as well as a Discovery Club of Alabama mentor and supervisor at Tuggle Elementary and Hill Elementary School. Patricia has been married to Mr. James Mason over 38 years and they are the elated parents of one son and daughter-in-law.
Most importantly Patricia thanks God for preparing her to overcome adversities and face life challenges, whether good or bad.