Percy Chastang Jr.

Percy Chastang Jr.

Work History

Work History

Administrative Specialist

United States Army

Served as personnel administration specialist for 450 man air defense artillery unit.  Responsible for the administrative oversight of central personnel office and supervision of 4 lower enlisted personnel.  Designed, implemented, and maintaining personnel records system and handling daily administrative functions such as leave, deployment processing, procurement, and inventory.

Jan 2003 - Present

Youth Development Coordinator

South Health District 8-1
Jan 1999 - Jan 2003

Program Coordinator

Lowndes County Partnership For Health

Served as Program Coordinator of Health For A Lifetime Program (Rural Health Outreach Grant)Responsible for the effective design, development, and implementation of health education and outreach programs within (20) African American church congregations. Designed and implemented physical activity and nutrition education and intervention activities and programs with church and surrounding communities.  Facilitated the implementation of internal health education and prevention teams that performed routine cholesterol, blood sugar, and BMI testing,

Aug 1995 - Jan 1999

Director of School and Programs

Nehemiah Neighborhood Center

Served as instructional director of 501(c)3 organization that consisted of a Pre-K School and a K-6th grade afterschool enrichment program.  Responsible for the supervision and training of 5 full-time and 14 part-time staff.  Designed and implemented a parent education and outreach program and coordinated a volunteer recruitment and training component.

Aug 1993 - Aug 1995

Classroom Teacher

Houston Unified School District

Served as elementary instructor for 4th and 5th grade regular education classroom.  Responsible for the academic and pyschological development of students in accordance to curriculum and standards put forth by Texas Department of Education.  Additional responsibilities include parent involvement, physical activity instructor and basketball coach, and special events coordinator for school extracurricular activities and programs.

Education

Education
Aug 1992 - Aug 1993

Teacher Certification

Aug 1989 - Jun 1992

Bachelor of Science