The speaker for Heritage Middle's School African American history program, on February 28, 2018 was Benjamin I. Holbert, III, Mayor of Woodmere Village Ohio. He was elected to that position on November 7, 2017. Prior to the election, he served six years on Village council, five of those years as council president. Mayor Holbert is a former television reporter with 25-years of service in Greater Cleveland, he worked for WJKW-TV; WKYC TV-NBC; WOIO-CBS; WUAB-TV; WVIZ-PBS, and WJMO-1490-AM. Learn more about his distinguished career by clicking here.