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David Hughes

David C. Hughes is a pre-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a proud Morehouse College and Prairie View A&M University alumnus. One year and nine months after graduating from Morehouse, David began teaching at the collegiate level. He previously served as a Resident Director and Lecturer at Morgan State University, and he is a doctoral student in Educational Leadership at Prairie View A&M University. Prior to his work in higher education, David has had numerous years of experience in the sports industry working for the Houston Texans, the University of Texas, and interning at ESPN and the University of Miami during his undergraduate studies. David has been nominated for faculty of the year, selected as an Emerging Scholar by AERA, and has received certificates from the University of Pennsylvania for Race and Equity in Education and from Hampton University for Executive Leadership training. In addition, David sits on the board of directors for the Drake Group; is the Founder and CEO of View House Strategy Firm, an educational consulting firm; a member of 100 Black Men, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.; and served as the Secretary of the Houston Morehouse Alumni Association.