Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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Dominic Speach

Dominic Speach is a proud Muslim father. He is the founder and CEO of Dreams and Opportunities After Mistakes, LLC. His goals are to mentor and empower the youth to decrease violence in our communities; while helping small businesses and entrepreneurs with branding and creating job opportunities for others. He prides himself on being an Empowermenteur, someone who encourages and empowers others to walk confidently in the direction of their dreams. Dominic currently works for PowerCorpsPHL as a Crew Leader where he supervises and mentors a crew of opportunity youth, providing on the job workforce development training focused on environmental stewardship. He carries out his mission by facilitating a series of workshops around Entrepreneurship, where he encourages members to create and brand their own businesses. During his time with PowerCorps, he was asked to join the PennSERVE Advisory Board where he consults with a diverse team around AmeriCorps programs in the state. He recently led a community clean-up effort in the Kensington section of the city to beautify the area and promote keeping the neighborhood clean. Dominic often volunteers with different organizations in Philadelphia doing additional neighborhood clean-ups and feeding people who are homeless. He is an avid community member who puts action to his vision of decreasing violence and empowering youth.

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