Change 101: Average Is Crowded
A Student's Guide To Standing Out & Achieving Self Actualization
In order to achieve greatness and stand out above the rest one must operate at a high level. Average is crowded and success demands your participation.
Patrick Phillips, “The Change Agent,” is a doctoral student, college instructor, urban education specialist, inspirational speaker, certified educator, and school social worker. He is a recipient of the President of the United States Volunteer Service Award and the author of The Intentional Student: 17 Strategies To Survive & Thrive In College From Day 1, Decisions: A Young Man’s Guide to Avoiding the Traps, Change 101: Average Is Crowded, and the Decisions: Success Is Optional curriculum. Mr. Phillips is a graduate of Georgia State University (GSU). He holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in social work.
Mr. Phillips was raised in a single-parent household in South Central Los Angeles and overcame many of the challenges that youth, young adults, and adults face today. He has an extensive background in working with youth, families, adults, community organizations, and college students. He uses his experiences to educate, empower, and help others achieve self-actualization.
Mr. Phillips is a board member with Fulton County’s My Brother’s Keeper and the 500 Men Standing in the GAP taskforces. He has partnered with various organizations, schools, and colleges throughout the United States. He continues to facilitate change one engagement at a time.