Timothy McIntosh Jr.

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Timothy McIntosh Jr. is an American professional barber, businessman and philanthropist. He is the founder of Park West Barber School. [1]

Barber person whose occupation is mainly to cut, dress, groom, style and shave males hair

A barber is a person whose occupation is mainly to cut, dress, groom, style and shave men's and boys' hair. A barber's place of work is known as a "barbershop" or a "barber's". Barbershops are also places of social interaction and public discourse. In some instances, barbershops are also public forums. They are the locations of open debates, voicing public concerns, and engaging citizens in discussions about contemporary issues.

Professional career

McIntosh was born in Forestville, Maryland and went to the Prince George's County Public Schools system. He attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, where he received a bachelor's degree in Business Administration.

Forestville, Maryland CDP in Maryland

Forestville is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. The population was 12,353 at the 2010 census. The community is a mixture of garden apartments, single-family homes, and shopping centers built mostly from the 1930s through 1970s, adjacent to the communities of District Heights, Suitland, Morningside, Westphalia, and Camp Springs. Forestville is located within very close proximity to the town of Upper Marlboro, where many Prince George's County Board Offices are located. Additionally, Forestville is located right next to the Joint Base Andrews/ Andrews Air Force Base. The neighborhood has a majority African-American population. It is convenient to the Capital Beltway (I-95/I-495), Maryland Route 4, speaking of which Forestville's Penn Mar Shopping Center is located, and for employees of Andrews Air Force Base and the U.S. Census Bureau. Forestville is located within close proximity to two Metrorail Stations; the Addison Road Metro Station, served by WMATA's Blue Line and the Suitland Metro Station, served by WMATA's Green Line. A notable former resident was Steny Hoyer, now Democratic Leader of the United States House of Representatives.

Prince Georges County Public Schools public school district for Prince George’s County, Maryland, United States

Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) is a large public school district administered by the government of Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, and is overseen by the Maryland State Department of Education. The school system is headquartered in Upper Marlboro and the district serves Prince George's County. The district is headed by Monica Goldson and a 14-member Board of Education.

North Carolina Central University university

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As a professional Barber McIntsosh has owned and operated hair salons and barber shops. He is presently Managing Partner of Park West Barber School, which has eight locations across four states. McIntosh also has served on the North Carolina State Board of Barber Examiners, the Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas, and the Board of Visitors for North Carolina Central University's School of Business. [1]

University of Arkansas Public research university in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA

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McIntosh was a founding member of The Next Generation of African American Philanthropists. He has been recognized for his business work and philanthropy with the 2011 Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award and the 2011 Ambassador James A. Joseph Emerging Leader in Philanthropy Award.

McIntosh has a Charrisse and two children. They live in Durham. [1]

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