Terence Nickleberry

He’s taught me how to live, how to take care of family.”

“My dad is a very firm guy,” says Terence Nickleberry. “And straight to the point.” Terrence says his father, Elmore Nickleberry, did so well at shielding his family from the troubles and racism on display in the 1960s that only later — as Terence worked in the Sanitation Department himself — did he come to understand the realities that had swirled around his upbringing.