Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer
Jamal Dawson received a degree in applied mathematics with a minor in statics from University of Houston Downtown. Starting his teaching career as an Apollo Fellow, Jamal fought to close the achievement gap. He has been involved with education for over 5 years. Jamal has established after school tutorial programs and SAT prep courses to better serve the youth in the Missouri city area.
Currently, Jamal is a math teacher at Beechnut Academy, where he continues to dedicate himself to improving students’ success inside and outside the classroom. As a co-founder of SWAG to College, he hopes to diminish high school and college dropout rates by providing clarity to the college process.