Charles is the founder of Energy Convertors, an organization focused on lifting youth voice to improve public education and build student agency. #BeAnEnergyConvertor #DoWork
Ed.D candidate, Charles Cole III, is an educator focused on the advancement of youth of color but more specifically black males. His passion for this work comes from his own experience growing up without proper support. His life’s goal is to better the communities he grew up in through his work. Charles received his Master’s in Public Administration from SF State. He has served as a social worker, a director for Teach for America, the Vice Chair of the California Young Democrats, Black Caucus and has served as director for various youth-focused nonprofits. Charles is a national speaker and writer. He works with youth in Oakland and around the country to help them equip themselves appropriately to lay the ground work for a bright future.
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