“I have spent a large part of my time as an adult working with inner city youth as a Minneapolis South High football coach, teacher, mentor, Minnesota National Guard Recruiter, and as a small business owner volunteering and inspiring my employees to give back to our community. I also created the MPS Pitch Rally to fund young start up businesses for MPS graduates 23 and under. This funding helps provide young adults with the mentors and tools needed to be successful in capitalism because when they are successful in capitalism, they will not want to burn it down. We must give the youth of our nation these tools.”
-Public schooling must prepare students for owning a small business, working in a highly technical job, or a career in the trades by fostering experiences starting in middle school.
Under 25 Public School Shark Tank style small business pitch competition’s for public school’s with seed funding nationwide.
-Create the Silicon Valley of the north at the 3rd precinct site in Minneapolis by funding dozens of new startups in the communities most affected by the unrest.
-Tax payer Angel Investment of $100,000 for contest winner each year
(Proceeds fund expansion into more communities)