Dr. David Washington is CEO of Washington & Company, a business consultancy and training company. He has been published in the Leadership and Organizational Management Journal, Franklin Business Law Journal, and the Ethics and Critical Thinking Journal. He has worked with various corporate and social organizations. He is a former faculty member of the Poole College of Management at North Carolina State University, where he received the Outstanding Teacher and the SGA Distinguished Professor Awards. Prior to his work in academia, Dr. Washington was a Noncommissioned Officer in the U.S. Army. He has been a guest on NPR affiliate station, WSHA in Raleigh; WHUR-FM in Washington D.C. and other media outlets. He holds a MBA from Webster University, MSA from Central Michigan University, and PhD from North Carolina State University. His passion is to educate, encourage and entertain people to reach their full potential.