TeenSHARP students with Alma J. Powell, chair of the Board of Directors for America’s Promise Alliance and wife of Gen. Colin Powell. Mrs. Powell was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2010 to be a member of the President’s Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
TeenSHARP College Access Ambassadors Robert & Maija with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at the Grad Nation 2013 Summit
Meet Dr. Deanna Burney - Education and Leadership consultant. Deanna has served as a principal at the elementary, middle, and high school levels in the school district of Philadelphia and an assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction in Camden, New Jersey
Harper is a tenured faculty member in the UPenn Graduate School of Education. His newest single-authored book on Black male achievers and college success is being published by Harvard University Press.
Justin de Leon is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, photographer, and scholar. His latest documentary, "Give to Live" examines charitable giving and foreign aid and its effect in Africa. It will explore the psychological, social, and economic impact of charitable giving and foreign aid. It will follow the stories of people and organizations (both in the US and in Africa) working on behalf of those affected by war, poverty, rape, and displacement.