Delquan Dorsey is the Community Engagement and Supplier Diversity Coordinator for the Department of Diversity, Equity, and Poverty Programs of Jefferson County Public Schools. He has served as the Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Minority Empowerment, the Director of Network Organizing for the Network Center for Community Change and the Center for Neighborhoods in Louisville, a Policy Advisor for former Jefferson County Commissioner Darryl T. Owens, and the Assistant State Coordinator for the NAACP Voter Empowerment Program.
Mr. Dorsey was born and raised in the Smoketown neighborhood, the heart of inner-city Louisville. He provides leadership to the African-American community and worships at the Bates Memorial Baptist Church. Some of his past involvement includes being a member of the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage Board, St. John’s Homeless Center Board, Louisville Branch NAACP, and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. He recently was awarded the Secretary of State Regional Outstanding Civic Education Leadership Award. Mr. Dorsey has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Central State University, Wilberforce, OH. He is married to Shealonda Dorsey and they have 2 sons Delquan, Jr., and Destin.