Curious Conversations

Michael Sorrell

A Life of Purpose and Ending Urban Poverty

In this Conversation, Michael Sorrell shares how he made a change in path and followed his calling to become president of Paul Quinn College. Sorrell discusses his plan to help end urban poverty in the United States, his passion for lifelong learning, and his belief in pursuing your dreams.

Michael Sorrell, president of Paul Quinn College

Michael Sorrell has been president of Paul Quinn College since 2007. In 2002, Sorrell was named one of Dallas’ Forty Under 40, and in 2011 was given the Minority Business Leaders Award by the Dallas Business Journal. Under Sorrell's tenure, Paul Quinn College has won several HBCU awards, including 2011 HBCU of the Year, the 2012 HBCU Student Government Association of the Year, and the 2013 HBCU Business Program of the Year.

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