Over the last 20 years, Derrick’s passion for social and group dynamics has reached every area of his life. Using his B.S. in Kinesiology (Recreation Management), M.A. in Theological Studies, 20+ years of community and culture experience in the education and corporate settings, and his most recent appointment to Paradigm Shift's Trainer and Recruiter, Derrick shares his love for people and the betterment of the environments in which they connect around the world. Those who encounter Derrick for any extended period of time will soon discover his passion for justice and equity, his desire to listen and for others to be heard, his love for his wife of 20 years and two teenage children, and his generosity manifested through hugs.