DeShaun Bennett is a business translation consultant at IBM. He received dual master's degrees in education policy and public administration from the Graduate School of Education and Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to Penn, he graduated from Morehouse College where he obtained a B.A in Sociology with Mathematics minor. DeShaun was a Gates Millennium Scholar and was recently selected as a Woodrow Wilson – Rockefeller Brothers Fund Fellow. Originating from Little Rock, AR, DeShaun aspires to obtain his PhD, focusing on social, economic, and community development.