How Should Pueblo Move Forward?

Education When I moved back to Pueblo in August of 2016, I came back for one reason: to have a massive impact on the community that made me the person I am today. Where others saw a lost cause, I saw an incredible amount of opportunity in my hometown. To me, Pueblo was a blank…

What I Learned From Malcolm X

The Only Constant is Change In high school, basketball was my life. I wasn’t very involved around school, I didn’t have many close friends, and all of my free time was spent in a gym. To play college basketball was my dream. That’s all I wanted. When I first started college, I wanted to be…

Our Education System: Teaching a Fish to Climb a Tree

Educating the Individual “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein Before you read any further, WATCH THIS VIDEO: I’m in the Leadership Pueblo Program, and last week we spent an entire…

Why It’s Time For Millennials to Take Over

It’s Our Time Today, we live in a world where in order to be at the top of the political or corporate ladder, you also have to be old and “experienced.” For decades, the traditional way of moving up in the world has been to wait your turn. Millennials are taking the world by storm…