CEO JeVon McCormick was homeless when he was a student. As a child, he faced horrific abuse, poverty and neglect.
When CEO McCormick was invited to speak in his hometown, he has a surprise reunion with his his high school teacher, Mrs. Porter. He honors her in his speech, and they are both brought to tears.
Learn more about CEO McCormick’s triumph story in his book I Got There: How a Mixed-Race Kid Overcame Racism, Poverty, and Abuse to Arrive at the American Dream.