W. Errol Sewell
(July 3, 1938 – January 31, 2018)
Boys & Girls Club Professional
From Club kid to Club professional, Errol Sewell traveled the Boys & Girls Club Movement full circle. He joined his hometown Club in 1945, and honored as Boy of the Year in 1950 and Club Mayor in 1951. From the time he was a teen, Errol held a series of Club professional positions, eventually joining BGCA national staff in 1969. As director of field services, his leadership helped create more than 1,000 new Clubs, expanding the Boys & Girls Club Movement into public housing, schools, Native lands and U.S. military installations.