Before launching Elite Learners, Inc., Ms. Jackson worked in the education system providing effective enrichment programs for at-risk youth, including those in juvenile justice, on probation and on parole. Her dedication to quality youth programs and belief in the power of mentorship to change lives motivated her to start her own organization.
Orie Bennett is a mentor and motivational speaker. Born and raised in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, Mr. Bennett is a graduate of South Shore High School, and a criminal justice system survivor. He is deeply embedded in the community and committed to developing positive life opportunities for the young people in his neighborhood.