MEREDITH COLEMAN MCGEE is an author, poet, book publisher, lecturer, and small business owner. Her works include: Odyssey, Nashida: Visits the Smith Robertson Museum, Nashida: Visits the Mississippi State Capitol, Married to Sin, Casada al Pecado, and My First Book Series (a volume of six primer books). She is affiliated with the Sankofa Reading Group, the Learning Tree Book Club, the Book Toasters, the Rural Development Leadership Network, and the Community Library Initiative. McGee is a niece of civil rights icon James Howard Meredith; she founded Heirs United Investment Club and co-founded Heirsskymallcom Inc. shopheirs.com. McGee holds degrees from the University of West Florida, and Antioch University McGregor (Antioch University Midwest). She resides in Jackson, Mississippi.
Meredith Coleman McGee is the author of five books: Nashida: Visits the Mississippi State Capitol, a children’s book, Meredith Etc 08/17/17); Nashida: Visits the Smith Robertson Museum, (Meredith Etc 06/05/16); Odyssey (Meredith Etc 10/25/13, 2nd Edition 07/02/18), a collection of her poems and other writings, James Meredith: Warrior and the America that created him (Praeger Publishing 03/21/13), a biography of her uncle, Civil Rights icon, James H. Meredith, and the co-author of Married to Sin (Mose Dantzler Press 01/06/13) and Casada al Pecado Spanish edition (05/02/2014), a memoir about Darlene D. Collier.
Her poetry is published in several anthologies: Virtues from the heart and Timeless Voices. She is the lead author for My 1 to 5 Activity Book Vol 1 and My A to G Activity Book Vol. 2 both of the My First Book Series affiliated with the Community Library Initiative of Jackson, MS.
McGee was born in Los Angeles, California, and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She is a professional writer for Typing Solutions Résumés & Etc www.typingsolutions.biz, and a contributing writer for the Jackson Advocate http://www.jacksonadvocateonline.com.
McGee is the publisher/acquisition editor of Meredith Etc, a small press www.meredithetc.com, and the blog administrator of www.shopheirs.com. She was previously the acquisition editor at Mose Dantzler Press www.mosedpress.com, a community organizer for Southern Echo, a business developer for the Mississippi Association of Cooperatives, the assistant director of development at Voice of Calvary Ministries, a paralegal, and a convenience store owner.
She founded Heirs United Investment Club, and is the financial partner. McGee is a member of the Clinton Ink-Slingers, and the Mississippi Writer’s Guild (Madison Chapter); she has been a rural fellow with the Rural Development Leadership Network since 1998. She is a founding board member of the Coalition for a Prosperous Mississippi. She holds a bachelors degree in Legal Administration from the University of West Florida, and a masters degree in Rural Community Development and Public Policy from Antioch University Midwest.
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Casada al Pecado https://www.createspace.com/4396118 Spanish edition of Married to Sin $9.99
Community Library Initiative of Jackson, Mississippi fundraising books:
My 1 to 5 Activity Book (ages 3-5) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B071R3BN7/ ebook $1.99
My A to G Activity Book (ages 3-5) https://www.createspace.com/7169660 softcover $5.99
Articles & YouTube links:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPC5Pd6MArk Meredith C. McGee on the Lady Walker Show Utube Video
https://www.facebook.com/WestFL/photos/a.10152476682108787.1073741834.48358653786/10153259442883787/?type=3&theater UWF Featured Article – Meredith Coleman McGee
User-Meredith_Coleman_McGeeMeredith_Coleman_McGee (5) wikipedia article on Meredith Coleman
Ware, Alexis. Jacksonian Meredith McGee. (Jan 4-10, 2017) Jackson Free Press, 3. http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/2017/jan/04/meredith-mcgee/
McGee, M.C. Monroes Donuts and Bakery opens 5th Location in Jackson, (April 30 – May 6, 2015). Jackson Advocate, 1B. http://www.jacksonadvocateonline.com/archive_15_may_2015/?pIds=14465Meredith Coleman McGee, Imani Khayyam, Jackson Free Press