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2021 Event & G4Ed Foundation Sponsors

Working Together

This event would not be possible without the generous dedication and contributions that we receive from our sponsors, as they play an integral role at our conference. If you’d like to be a sponsor or vendor, contact us!





WEGEO Geospatial

Embrace the Power of WE

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CyberSecurity Solutions

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SynChan Consultants LLC

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The 12 Eternal Souls of Purple and Gold Spring 1998

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Synergy Building Group

Platinum Sponsor

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6 Sons of Perseverance Sigma Delta 2003

Gold Sponsor

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Mike Harriot

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17 Souls of Purple and Gold Rho Gamma 1995

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Think All Be All

Creative Arts Incubator 

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3 Rounds Out Da Tank Sigma Delta 2000

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Howard's Hairstylers and Designers

143 Wilkinson St
Montgomery, Alabama

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Treacherous Three Sigma Delta 1983

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Bare Feet Carpet Cleaning

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THE Four Survivors of the Flame Sigma Delta 1996

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Evening Out Formal Wear

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The Furious Five Survivors of the Flame Spring 2005

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Fred Gray Jr

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Heath Rice
Omega Psi Phi Sigma Delta '92

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Big Roxanna Missionary Baptist Church

5001 Norman Bridge Rd
Montgomery, Alabama

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Bethel United Methodist Church of Roanoke

Don Phillips SD '98

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Brins Wings

3133 Bell Rd 
Montgomery, Alabama

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3 Dimensions of Destruction Sigma Delta 1993

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Bajo La Luna LLC

Minister Regina Davis

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Corporate Military Contracting Inc

James Davis

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Lionel Means Jr

Uplift Christian Ministries

9100 Olmsted Drive 

Charlotte, NC 28262

Silver Sponsor

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PM3 Solution Consultants

729 Grapevine Highway, Suite 430

Hurst, TX 76054

Platinum Sponsor

Our 2022 Spring Conference Speakers

Top Influencers


Justina Mann C.M., CPCM, CPPO, PMP

Director of Infrastructure Controls Houston Airport System

Ms. Mann is a powerful leader of civic engagement in the Houston Metro/Harris County TX area. She is a terrific example of the power of education and steadfast beacon of female empowerment through hard work, progressive thinking, autonomous leadership and development. G4EF appreciates her commitment to sharing her experience with our Montgomery area educators.

Miss Justina is a dynamic, aggressive, creative leader with a track record as a business builder. She has over two decades of progressive, professional experience developing, negotiating, evaluating, delivering, and managing government contracts, projects and programs in a complex regulatory environment. She’s an expert in communicating effectively across organizational lines, providing scope development, orchestrating process improvement, while identifying and documenting change management.

She’s displayed outstanding relationship management skills with a focus on consensus building and win-win negotiation. Her abilities in the office can easily be transferred to the classroom as she demonstrates the ability to achieve effective outcomes through collaboration and cooperation.

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Pastor Sandra Harris

Spiritual Leader

Founding Pastor of Extreme Worship Ministry: Where our Praise is PERPETUAL and our Worship is EXTREME!


David "Duke" Barnes

Provider, Clinical Liaison, Educator, Coach, and Trainer

A committed, dedicated community leader of training and post-secondary education. “Duke” is an accomplished professional with years of clinical experience, a possessor of strong relational inclination and vigorous work ethics. He is an effective communicator of life with a stout product knowledge base across several key life avenues, applications, and endeavors. Duke will deliver a dynamic message of hope, achievement, and life balance to our Montgomery area educators.

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Paul Jenkins

Manager at World Acceptance Corporation

We’re thrilled to have this well-known leader of men as one of our conference speakers. A true entrepreneur, Mr. Jenkins is always looking for new and innovative ways to succeed. He is Guaranteed to achieve succes in whatever he does.

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Santi Benita Smothers

President at Battle Fields of Life Foundation

Ms. Smothers just so happened to meet a couple of our Greeks 4 Ed board members at our last Educators’ Greek Gala at the Renaissance Montgomery, AL. Her and her dynamic set of sisters couldn’t wait to take part officially in this year’s Spring event. She currently resides in Memphis TN and is the Founder/Executive Director of Battlefields of Life Foundation. We live with battles every day in our life, be it worry, abuse, violence, etc. Her service addresses our communities need to help our young adolescents and young adults in the field of domestic violence, drug abuse, shoplifting, proper etiquette, and conflict resolution. Her motto is "Each One, Teach Many.” Let’s welcome Santi and her family here to Montgomery, AL.


Brandon Cleggs-Burns

Career Coach

Brandon was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi and graduated from Forest Hill High School in 2003. He is married to the love of his life, Nicole Cleggs-Burns, and they have two children: Abigail Elise and Olivia Grace. Brandon joined the U.S. Army in 2010 and deployed to Iraq where he served as a combat medic. He was discharged honorably after 4 years of service, but decided to enlist as a Reservist with the 5th Medical Brigade in Birmingham, Al. After serving 7 years in the Army, Brandon graduated from Auburn University at Montgomery with a degree in Psychology. He worked for the Alabama Department of Human Resources as a Child Abuse and Neglect Investigator. With a heart to serve people and a Godly purpose driven life, Brandon prayed for a job that would allow him to serve his purpose. He is currently fulfilling that purpose as a Career Coach at the Montgomery Campus of Hope Inspired Ministries.


Dr. G. Lucian Ward


Is a native of Dothan, Alabama where he successfully completed his general education in the Dothan City School System. Bro. Ward initiated into the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. on April 09, 1990, in the Gamma Beta Chapter housed at the Alabama State University in Montgomery, Alabama. He is a Golden Life Member and a member of the Outstanding Sigmas of the Southern Region! Bro. Ward presently serves as immediate past chapter president of the Epsilon Theta Sigma Chapter in the Montgomery River Region Area.
Bro Ward believes in being a servant/leader to humanity and shares his gifts of leadership with his community. Besides being active in his fraternity he is also active in the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. Montgomery Chapter, The Cosmopolitan Civic Club and Club Aficionado. Professionally he is affiliated with the National Correctional Education Association, National Education Association, Alabama Education Association and serves and president of the Ingram State Technical College local education association.  Bro Ward also serve faculty senate chairman of the Ingram State Technical College in Deatsville, Alabama.
Bro Ward has served for the last twenty-two years as senior pastor of the Branch Grove Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. He also serves as the speech instructor at Ingram State Technical College, the college that services a totally incarcerated student body in the Alabama Community College System.


Krishula Edwards, MPA, MS, ALC, CCTP

Edwards Essentials, LLC (Owner & Counselor)

Krishula Edwards is a native of Montgomery. She is a graduate of Booker T. Washington Magnet High School. After high school she attended Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) in Tallahassee, Florida where she received her bachelor’s in political science and her first master's in Public Administration. In 2016 she received a second Masters of Counseling Psychology in Clinical Mental Health from Troy University.

She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. and a member of the local Beta Nu Omega Chapter. Also, in the community she is a part of Junior League of Montgomery, Mayor Steven Reed's Young Professional Council, National Council of Negro Women, Kiwanis Club, Community Action Partnership of Middle Alabama, and the Montgomery Area Mental Health Authority.

She is the President of the Alabama Mental Health Counseling Association under the Alabama Counseling Association, where she is leading the statewide organization to help break the stigma against mental health. Krishula specializes in abuse/ trauma. She also owns her own company called Edward Essentials, LLC, where she provides counseling, motivational speaking, public speaking, notary services and consulting services.

Education Greek Bash Weekend Events

Business Conference

Educators Empowerment Conference

"Truth in Words"

Education Greek Bash Picnic

AUM Auburn University Montgomery

Goodwyn Hall

10AM to 3PM

(Registration & Setup 9AM)

March 25, 2022


Speakers. Networking. Connections.

Create | Collaborate | Inspire | Encourage

The Education Greek Bash Weekend is finally here! Take advantage of forward-thinking keynote speakers, networking with influential attendees, and much more. Register today and join us for a unique and inspiring experience. A portion of proceeds for the event will go towards empowering our educators through the Greeks 4 Education Conference Initiative.

Motivational Speaker

Spring 2022 Schedule

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2022 Spring Conference: Event Details


Weekend Registration

10 AM to 3 PM

Truth In Words Conference

FRIDAY March 25

11 AM to 3 PM

Education Greek Bash Picnic

FRIDAY March 25

6 PM to 11 PM

The Mixer

1 PM to 8 PM

Greeks Support Local Business

Sip ‘N Shop

7 PM to Midnight

The Educators’ Greek Gala


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