Lincoln Daniels, Sr.


Lincoln Daniels, Sr.


Daniels, Lincoln, Sr.
Distinguished Alumnus

Class of



  • BA - Philander Smith College, 1953 
  • MA - Washington University, 1969


  • AUS Para-Trooper Paramedic 1953-55
  • Divisional Assistant, St. Louis Board of Education Division of Evaluation
  • Research Statistician, St. Louis Board of Education Division of Evaluation
  • Elementary School Teacher, St. Louis
  • Master Teacher
  • Clinical Associate
  • Elementary Principal
  • Instructional Coordinator


  • Treasurer, St. Louis City Council International Reading Association
  • Chairman Block Unit #375, National Urban League
  • Vice President, Midwest Region Philander Smith College National Alumni Association
  • President Elect, St. Louis City Council International Reading Association
  • Participant, St. Louis Forum on Foreign Policy
  • Kappa Delta Pi Education Honor Society
  • Member, Phi Delta Kappa Ed. Leadership Society
  • Vice President, Congregations United for St. Louis
  • Worship Master, Caution Lodge #23

Honors and Awards

  • PSC Distinguished Alumnus Award, 1980
  • Distinguished Service and American Educator Award, 1990
  • Salute to Black Men for Excellence in Education Award, 1991
  • National Honor Society
  • Community Leaders and Noteworthy Americans
  • Service Awards, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
  • Prince Hall Masons, Past Master's Council
  • Meritorious Service Award, United Negro College Fund
  • Phi Delta Kappa, Educational Leadership Society
  • Hickey Elementary School Exemplary Service Award, 1997
  • Outstanding Service to the St. Louis Public School and the St. Louis Community, 1997


Updated Biography, Daniels, Lincoln, Sr. Alumni Affairs Collection, PSC Archives and Special Collections

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