Deshaun Rice previously studied music and film at Georgetown University. He is now an Associate on the Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships team at America’s Promise Alliance. He works closely with the YES Project, where he has helped guide the 2021 Action Roundtables and contributed to a Forbes blog series in partnership with Grads of Life. He is the father of one 4-year-old son and the oldest of 8 kids. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to and making music.