Staff and Team

Publisher’s Office

Phone: (972) 516-4191, ext. 1

Business Office

Phone: (972) 516-4191, ext. 2
Fax: (972) 509-9058

Web and Image Consultant
Wendy Mayfield

Special Projects Manager
Edward Dewayne “Preacher Boy” Gibson, Jr


Sales and Marketing

Phone: (972) 509-9049
Fax: (972) 509-9058

For sales or marketing questions, please email opportunity@northdallasgazette.com.


Vice President of Digital Marketing Special Projects

Jessica Brewer
Phone: (972) 509-9149
Fax: (972) 509-9058

Community Marketing
Carrenza Thurmond, Jr.
Phone: (972) 519-4191
Fax: (972) 509-9058


Editorial Department

Ruth Ferguson
Phone: (972) 516-4191, ext. 3
Fax: (972) 509-9058

For story suggestions or ideas please send an email to editor@northdallasgazette.com.

Contributing Writers

Jackie Hardy
Ivy N. McQuain
Jacquinette Murphy
Terri Schlichenmeyer
Nicole Scott



Frank Lott

Religious Department

Shirley Demus Tarpley
Phone: (972) 516-4191
Fax: (972) 509-9058


The North Dallas Gazette, formerly Minority Opportunity News, was founded in July 1991, by Mr. Jim Bochum and Mr.Thurman R. Jones. North Dallas Gazette is a wholly owned subsidairy of Minority Oppotunity News, Inc.

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