Energy Convertor | Educator | Writer | Blood of a Slave, Heart of a King | Free Black Man | #BeAnEnergyConvertor #DoWork
Charles Cole, III is an educator focused on the advancement of all youth of color but more specifically black males. The passion comes from his own experiences growing up without proper support. His life's goal is to better the communities he grew up in through his work. He has has served as a social worker, a Director for Teach for America, the Vice Chair of the California Young Democrats, Black Caucus and at a Director's level at various youth-focused nonprofits. Charles is a national speaker, a writer and can be found in Oakland and around the country working with youth on how to equip themselves appropriately to lay the ground work for a bright future. Charles is currently an Entrepreneur-in-Residence focusing on building student navigation skills and voice in education.