Former Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer recently wrote a book about his amazing life story, Let The Future Begin! The autobiography details Mr. Archer’s life that started with humble beginnings in a segregated Detroit neighborhood who was moved to do great things by inspiration relatives. He went on to become a teacher, celebrated attorney, a Michigan Supreme Court Justice, a two-term Mayor of Detroit, and the first person of color to serve as President of the 400,000-member American Bar Association.
Thanks to education, hard work, impeccable integrity, and family values, Dennis Archer has blazed a trail of diversity and inclusion in the legal profession while laying a rock-solid foundation to transform Detroit into the comeback city of the millennium. He achieved this with the support of his wife of 50 years, Trudy, their sons, Dennis Jr. and Vincent, relatives, friends, and colleagues. This inspiring book shares how he did it, and provides a blueprint for how to emulate his success and commitment to helping others.
Mr. Archer will speak about the book and decisions he made to guide Detroit into its current renaissance at a multiple chamber program that will be held at the Schoolcraft College VisTaTech Center in Livonia. He will available after his presentation to sign copies of his book.