Profound Gentlemen

Educator By Choice, Gentlemen By Experience

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Our Work

Teacher diversity improves school culture, academic performance, and students' social and emotional achievement. Our vision is ensure that boys of color live out their purpose and have every avenue to experience personal growth. The mission of Profound Gentlemen is to build a community of male educators of color who provide a profound additional impact on boys of color through social-emotional learning and cultivating a cradle to career pipeline.

  • Percentage of Gentlemen believe that male educators of color play a huge role in the success of boys of color and play a part in building a cradle to prison pipeline.
  • Percentage of Gentlemen returning back to education in the fall of 2016
  • Percentage of Gentlemen who believe and show evidence of having a profound additional impact on the lives of boys of color.

Our Team

Those who support you in creating extraordinary outcomes for boys of color
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Mario Jovan Shaw

Co-Ceo | Director of Program
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Jason Terrell

Co-CEO | Director of Development

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