Pamela A. Bakewell is executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Bakewell Company, LA Sentinel and Taste of Soul. The Bakewell Company is one of the largest African American commercial real estate development companies and the parent company of Bakewell Media, owner of the LA Sentinel and the LA Watts Times Newspapers.
Bakewell currently serves as the President of Sabriya’s Castle of Fun Foundation. She is a member of the Coalition of 100 Black Women, and a lifetime member of the National Council of Negro Women. She sits on numerous boards including the Brotherhood Crusade, Brotherhood Business Development & Capital Fund, Mothers in Action, and the African American Unity Center.
She was born in New Orleans, LA, earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri, and holds a California Real Estate Sales License. Faith and family are Ms. Bakewell’s top priorities.