Sebastian L. Witherspoon is an enthusiastic and passionate educator with over 20 years of experience in assisting students, staff, families, and communities. He has dedicated his professional career to cultivating a deeper understanding of the challenges that underserved and historically marginalized students, families, and communities face by developing educational opportunities, programs, and training that promote access to education that allows for equitable educational systems. Sebastian’s focus on equity, particularly racial equity, is evident in his numerous successful professional development initiatives. He strives to bring about meaningful and enduring change within organizations and the lives of others by empowering them to be agents of change in their collective and individual communities. His thoughtful approach and deep passion aim to create a lasting impact on society.