Paul J. Battle

City Council
Title: Councilman
Phone: 757-816-9147
Paul Battle (251x320)

Mailing Address: 
P. O. Box 820
Portsmouth, VA 23705

Term Expires: December 31, 2022

The Honorable Paul J. Battle

Paul is a hardworking Portsmouth native who loves his community and cares deeply about our city. Paul was born and raised in the city of Portsmouth and has lived here all his life. He served in the U.S. Army and received an honorable discharge.

Council member, Battle is a graduate of I. C. Norcom High School and Norfolk State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

He is the President and Owner of Tranquility Manor, Inc.
CEO/Executive Producer of BME – Battle Music Entertainment (Record Label)

Paul has worked with Portsmouth Recreation Department, Police Department, Sheriff’s Department, Behavioral Health Care Services and Portsmouth Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

American Legion Post #190 
Board Member of Wesley Community Center
Church in Community Action
Eureka Men’s Club 
I. C. Norcom Alumni Association
I. C. Norcom Athletic Hall of Fame (Inductee) 
M.L.K. leadership Steering Committee
NAACP (Portsmouth Chapter)
Norfolk State University Alumni Association (Portsmouth Chapter)
Norfolk State University Board of Social Work
Olympian Sports Club
Past President of Cavalier Manor Little League Association
Portsmouth Democratic Committee

Paul is married to Kenyette Monique Battle and he is the father of three daughters Jadis, Nadia and Alora Battle and three sons Leon, Paul III, and William Battle.

St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church


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