A native of Southwestern Louisiana, who later moved to Missouri City, TX where Professor B spent much of his childhood. His story of abandonment, tragedy, resilience, and perseverance is one that resonates with anyone!
Professor B is a Higher Education Consultant and featured speaker at over 100 higher education institutions, secondary schools, conferences, and programs across the nation. His presentations focus on topics including Student Success, First-Year College Experience, Career Readiness, Self-Awareness, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
A graduate of Prairie View A&M University, Professor B’s passion is ensuring that the educational system in our nation cultivates success for all students, especially first generation and those of a low socio-economic status. He developed “The Transition College M.A.P. (Master Action Plan)” framework that has been used by several colleges, universities, and other related programs to frame college success curriculums. Professor B is the author of "The Transition Guide & Journal: A Simple Tool for Students to Help Maximize the College Experience" which focuses on student success in college and beyond!
He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc and is an active community mentor in Missouri City, TX. In 2017, Prairie View A&M University recognized Professor B for his efforts naming him top 40 under Forty Alumni. Professor B believes that "once you act your passion, you will walk into your purpose".
Over a decade of "Experience"
Higher Ed Consultant- 2016-present
Professional Speaking – 2016 – present
Full-time Professor -2020 present
Adjunct Professor -2018-2020
Teacher (secondary) -2015-2018
Financial Aid Counselor - 2011-2015
Student worker, Cooperative Extension - 2009-2011
M.A., Counseling, Prairie View A&M University 2016
B.A., Criminal Justice, Prairie View A&M University 2011
Simon, B. D. (2019). The Transition Guide & Journal: A Simple Tool for Students to Help Maximize the College Experience (3rd ed.).
Simon, B. D. (2017). The Transition Guide & Journal: A Simple Tool for Students to Help Maximize the College Experience (2nd ed.).
Simon, B. D. (2017). The Transition: A Simple Guide to Help Visionaries Transition to the Next Level.
Simon, B. D. (2016). The Transition Guide & Journal: A Simple Tool for Students to Help Maximize the College Experience (1st ed.).