Meet the Founder & CEO

“Growing and Empowering Future Leaders Now for Extraordinary Success.”

Executive Consultant, Speaker & Author

1eDr. Amicitia (Cita) Gibson is the founder/President of MGAA Professional Development Institute and ATIC & MG Center for Excellence (non-profit). She has dedicated her career to develop others in a pletera of diverse industries. An expert advocate of selecting and developing talent for leadership and business success who has held various leadership roles in industries such as non-profit and for-profits on board of directors in corporation, ministries, state, local, military and federal governments in the U.S. and international. She is a retired Army Officer, a veteran and executive leader with three decades of excellence in careers. Her services are inclusive of local and national board of directors.

Dr. Cita has received numerous Professional Awards for community and national leadership as a senior leader for “Growing and Empowering Future Leaders Now” is her brand and now accelerating new book. She has authored and co-authored numerous books on empowerment for women and leading others with the stepping stones for success in life, careers and relationships.


Professional Credentials:  Not all inclusive – American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), the Black African-American Christian Counselors (BAACC), the Marriage and Family Network (AACC) and is a certified Mediator and Life Coach. Affiliations and memberships Business and Professional Women/USA/FL.; National Association of Female Executives, Association for Conflict Resolution, Federal Executive Institute Alumni; Professional Woman Network Advisory Board, Author and Speakers Bureau;  Board of Directors Christian Services Charities for 2008-2013. Board of Directors Neighbor to Nation 2011-13. Board of Directors Tuskegee Airmen Inc (GDCJC, FL) 2009-2014. Board of Directors Women’s Army Corps Veterans Assn, SCC#64 2007 -2014, Solomon International Ministry, Inc  (Missouri) License Minister/ Evangelist 2005 to present.  Drury University, Cambridge International University and Webster University Alumni. Expertise in Management, Leadership, Social Psychology and Diversity /Inclusiveness. She is the Immediate Past President of Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association Space Coast Chapter #64 and Immediate Past Vice – President of Tuskegee Airmen Inc, GDCJ Chapter, Florida.

Her life is an example of leading from where you are and rising to the top, breaking the “Glass Ceilings for Women of Color.” Her story is a Joseph Story, from the “pit to the palace,” Living the Dreams of her life. Her “Why” is the “Need” to help others succeed and become greater leaders and productive citizens.  She is married and has two adult children. Her travels are extensive and diverse throughout North America and international.

Favorite quote: “Where much is given, much is required. Her ministry calling is to focus on empowering others to live their dreams”.