Ervin Graves



ChaplainHospice Care in Westchester & Putnam, Tarrytown , New York

Assess spiritual and emotional needs of patients and families incorporating beliefs, religious affiliation, practices, and values.  Provide counsel to patients and families to immunize the stress and problems that arise from terminal illness, related conditions, and the dying process.

Associate in Family MinistryBriarcliff Congregational Church

Responsible for strengthening connections within the church family by providing programs and activities  that would encourage fellowship and family participation, including a retreat and other weekly activities..

Consultant National Minority Business Council, a national advocacy and business development organization for Minority and Women Owned Businesses.

IBM – Retired – 27years of  experience in a variety of management and staff responsibilities in Human Resources, training, recruiting, conflict management, manufacturing,  and sales.

Religious Affiliation: Member – Church in the Highlands – United Churchof Christ

KAPPA  ALPHA PSI – Initiated Alpha Iota December. ‘52

*Life Member Grand Chapter, Province Life Member

*Former Northeastern Province Board Member: Chaired the Achievement, LongRange Planning, Job Bank, and Scholarship committees, and served on the By-Laws Committee under Past Grand Polemarch E.E. Allen

*Recipient of the NE Province James M. Kidd  Distinguished Service Award,  NE Province Alumni Achievement Award

*Twice the recipient of the NR-WP Alumni chapter’s Kappa of the year Award,

*Polemarch of NR-WP Alumni ’84-‘88

*Polemarch – Binghamton Alumni Chapter  72-74

*NAACP-ACT-SO Corporate Support Award


M/Div Degree – Drew University

B.S. Psychology, Morgan State University

Interim Ministry Training

Military Service – U.S. Army Military Police

 Board Affiliations

            Friends of Island Academy                      Girl Scouts of America

            Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity                     Boy’s Choir of Harlem

            White Plains YMCA                            **Performer’s Workshop, Inc

** Current