Welcome to the Workforce Evangelist's page where we amplify the voices of job seekers and bridge the gap between talent and opportunity. We're dedicated to empowering individuals to break the cycle of generational poverty. Our mission is to connect job seekers with employers, funders, and change-makers who share our commitment to creating pathways to success. Join us in advocating for a more inclusive and equitable workforce, where every voice is heard and every potential is unlocked. Together, we can build a brighter future and transform lives through meaningful work. Welcome to the movement for change!
Who is the Workforce Evangelist?
Cedric Thompson, a dedicated Workforce Evangelist with an impressive background in education and community empowerment. With over two decades of professional experience, Cedric's journey began in the rural South. As a freshman at Benedict College, he made a life-changing decision to dedicate his career to creating opportunities for those with the least access to them.
Throughout his career, Cedric's passion has centered on teaching in and leading inner-city schools, driven by a profound commitment to uplift underserved communities. In the last six years, he has channeled his energy into connecting residents with meaningful career pathways that lead to lifelong success and quality employment opportunities.
Cedric's work is a testament to his unwavering belief in the transformative power of education and workforce development. He champions the idea that everyone, regardless of their background, should have access to the tools and resources needed to thrive in their careers and lives. Join Cedric on his mission to bridge gaps, break down barriers, and create a world where equitable access to quality jobs and lifelong careers is a reality for all. Together, we can build a brighter future for our communities.