Episode 28: Byron Sanders— Helping Youth Chart Their Path

The Strategerist Podcast

After his time as a Presidential Leadership Scholar, Byron Sanders became CEO of Dallas nonprofit Big Thought. He tells us about Presidents Bush and Clinton’s visit to Big Thought -- and how PLS changed his life.

The Presidential Leadership Scholar program gives rising leaders the edge they need to make a difference in the world. After participating in the program, Byron Sanders became President and CEO of Big Thought– a Dallas educational nonprofit. Byron is leading an organization that is breaking a tragic cycle seen in too many communities. He tells us about President George W. Bush and President Bill Clinton’s visit to one of Big Thoughts safe spaces and how the Presidential Leadership Scholar program changed his life journey.

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Learn more about Andrew Kaufmann.
Andrew Kaufmann
Director, Marketing and Communications
George W. Bush Presidential Center
Learn more about Sarah Gibbons.
Sarah Gibbons
Senior Manager, Communications
George W. Bush Institute
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Ioanna Papas
Director, Communications
George W. Bush Institute