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Our Founder Juanita Marry
Accession Distribution Training Center
Juanita Marry is the Founder, President and CEO of Accession Distribution and Training. She started Accession in 2012, bringing more than 30 years of warehousing and logistical operations management experience. Juanita served her country for more than 22 years and served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. As a disabled veteran, Juanita currently serves in the United States Army Reserve as a Deputy Logistic Officer TRADDOC School, supervising over $400 million dollars in supplies and vehicles and managing operations of over 100 staffed personnel for 500,000 sq. ft. distribution center.
Juanita’s passion for logistics led her to begin her own Logistics Warehouse. She began her venture teaching forklift training renting a warehouse of a nonprofit organization. Juanita currently houses her warehouse and logistics program in a 35,000 sq. ft building in the Clayton County area. Her program offers forklift and warehouse logistics targeted at veterans, at-risk youth and the formerly incarcerated. Her vision is to bridge the gap between the school house and the jail house, by offering training and development for those not suited for or that have no interest in college, but have the desire to earn a livable wage. Juanita plans to have a full services logistics trade school that is affordable and offers the undeserved training needed to earn livable wages. Accessions offers such trade certifications as forklift, warehousing, construction hauling and heavy equipment but plans to add tow truck driving, HVAC, tractor trailer driving.
Juanita Marry is an active member in the community and her church, and spends much of her spare time volunteering and teaching. Attended and graduated from Saint Leo University.
W. Theodore Harris, J.D. (Theo) Chief Operations Officer
After 25 years as a trial attorney, Mr. Harris retired from the courtroom to become the Chief Operations Officer of Accession Distribution Training Center, Inc. In 2009, Mr. Harris first began working in the field of prison re-entry. His passion for helping those ignored and left behind led Mr. Harris to Accession Distribution, which shared his commitment to increasing the employability of men and women returning to the community from prison. In order to impact the lives of returning citizens (ex-offenders), Accession Distribution seeks to use evidence-based programs and best practices in an impactful and innovative way. That is to say, in a manner that truly provides the returning citizen a second chance to get it right through training and career placement. Mr. Harris is excited to play a small role in a growing company that is doing great humanitarian work.Theodore Harris is a retired defense attorney who has dedicated his professional life to helping victims of poverty. As the chief operations officer, Theo is responsible for, among other things, creating a five-year strategic plan, coordinating annual operation plans and budgets, as well as providing a day-to-day leadership presence at various work sites. In addition, Theo writes grants and oversees grant awards. Theo also acts as the compliance officer ensuring that ADTC is meeting all contractual obligations and all state and federal regulations. ADTC has dedicated a significant amount of time, money, and talent to assisting men and women returning to the community from Prison.
Theo has spent nearly ten years working with nonprofits that assist individuals in integrating into the community after their prison sentence. He has helped build programs in ADTC’s capacity to deliver evidence-based programs that result in returning citizens to become hard-working and law-abiding members of the community. The goal of this humanitarian work is to increase public safety.
Jackie Nolan VP of Operations
Michelle Jones VP School Operations
Dr. Pamela Pitts President of Education
Dr. Pamela Pitts earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education at Saint Augustine’s University. She later went on to receive her Master’s in education and Doctorate of education in Education Leadership, from East Carolina University. Dr. Pitts has dedicated 23 years of her life to the field of education. She has received numerous awards and recognitions honoring her commitment to education in the Clayton County Public Schools system, Lincoln Nebraska Public School system, and Wilson County Public School system. Dr. Pitts has been a dedicated member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. since 1990 and has served as both a president of an alumna and collegiate chapter of her organization. She joined the Accession Distribution Training Center in November 2014.
Anthony Crawling Director of Welding
Nick Dean Senior Welding Instructor
Curtis Ellison Senior Heavy Equipment Instructor
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