Featured Brother: Oliver L. Sims III
YEAR OF INITIATION: Spring 1981
CHAPTER OF INITIATION: Iota Tau (University of Arkansas)
PROVINCE OF INITIATION: Midwestern Province
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science, MIS, MBA
COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY: University of Arkansas
Brother Oliver Sims III is the Americas Leader of Global Technical Sales for CA Technologies a division of Broadcom. He is the Founder of Hurdle Health, a Washington DC-based company focused on improving access and delivery of culturally competent mental health services for people of color. Oliver is also Managing Partner for Oliver Sims Business Advisors a business advisory and investment firm that focuses on early-stage businesses focusing on healthcare and technology.
Oliver is a member of National Board for the University of Arkansas Alumni Association, Sam Walton College of Business Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and the Community Empowerment Council. He is an advisor for FitEco, Impact Ventures, Iconic Solutions, The Guilty Grape, etc. Oliver is also a graduate of the African American Board Leadership Institute and a member of the Private Directors Association.
Oliver is an active member of St John’s Baptist Church where he is a Deacon, a leader in the Men’s Ministry and a founder of an investment ministry The Storehouse Ministry.
Oliver and April, his wife of 30 years, love traveling, golfing, drinking wine, and collecting art. Oliver Sims IV is their one child and is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Iota Tau Fall 2020. Giving back to their communities and universities is core to them with the University of Arkansas and Southern University being focused on benefactors.
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