Open Letter to New York City Correctional Officers
January 9, 2019
We are a group of formerly incarcerated individuals, and loved ones of people formerly and currently incarcerated, and we are fighting to #CLOSErikers
What You Need To Know About The First Step Act
November 20, 2018
I’m writing to to share the concerns of JustLeadershipUSA, and key national partner organizations regarding the First Step Act.
You’re Born with Either a Fight or Flight Response, And Luckily I was Born with the Fight Response. I’ve Been Fighting Since I was a Child.
November 19, 2018
The best thing I got from Leading with Conviction is I’m never alone. There’s always someone I can reach out to across the country.
What’s at the top of my agenda now is my role as the new criminal justice columnist with ‘Creators Syndicate.’
I’ve carved out an area in thought leadership, so my advocacy comes in challenging assumptions.
Everybody I Know and Loved is in a Cage and I’m Never Going to Be Okay With That
October 19, 2018
That’s what we’re trying to do--use media to shift culture.
I still feel a sense of amazement when I look at where I am today.
October 1, 2018
The Leading with Conviction training is excellent, and the coaching I received from David was pivotal...
You’re born either with a fight or flight response, and luckily I was born with the fight response. I’ve been fighting since I was a child.
For me, Leading with Conviction has been life-changing.
I’ve been out of prison for fifteen years, but I have been reconvicted over and over again because of my criminal record.
September 20, 2018
Over those years I received multiple job offers, but as soon as the employers did a background check, the offers were rescinded, one by one.
I’m the founder and president of the National Workforce Opportunity Network.
We are a fully integrated workforce development and career placement for-profit agency serving individuals with barriers to gainful employment.
It’s My Mission to Reengage the Faith Community with Returning Citizens on a Nationwide Basis
September 13, 2018
To be in a room with 30 other leaders has been literally life changing.
I Consider All of the Children Who Are Living in Detention Facilities, Group Homes, and Foster Care to Be My Siblings
The Leading with Conviction training has been a life-changing experience.