Lucious Edwards Jr.
Lucious Edwards, Jr. joined the administrative faculty at VSU as Archivist in 1977 and in 1987 and has taught history as an adjunct since then. Mr. Edwards has served on a number of boards and commissions, such as the Architectural Review Board of Petersburg, Virginia, as trustee of the Historic Petersburg Foundation, and the Archives Advisory Committee of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. He is past chair of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (the largest regional archives conference in the United States). Since August 1995, he has served as President of the Museum Advisory Committee for the City of Petersburg. He has co-authored two books and a number of articles in both history and archival administration.
Background Photo: Watson, Denise. (2012). "Back in Focus: Found photos of the Norfolk 17." Virginia Pilot. http://pilotonline.com/guides/african-american-today/back-in-focus-found-photos-of-the-norfolk/article_89718dbd-6f6c-583c-b19f-2b67745f8086.html (Accessed 10.17.16).