Patrick Walker-Reese, MPA is an established and celebrated speaker and educator. Patrick Walker-Reese, or Mr. Reese, as his students commonly refer to him as has dedicated his work to serving his own community. He has motivated and encouraged youth and adults alike to dare to dream, and to strive for greatness everyday.
Patrick Walker-Reese is the epitome of resilience. Directly translating in his teachings, his ability to make powerful connections and impacts on each individual who attends a workshop or speech he gives. He made it and is living the life of his dreams. This message is especially powerful to youth who are lacking ambition and guidance.
Patrick attended Tennessee State University. Although school never came easy for Patrick, who’s knack was always for speaking but not traditional educational curriculum, he graduated Tennessee State University with a History degree in 2010. His educational pursuits did not end there. He received his Masters from Tennessee State University in Public Administration in 2014.
In 2012 he formed ASPIRE LLC, an Educational Consulting Firm. Aspire specializes in highly interactive motivational presentations, workshops, curriculum and literature. ASPIRE has worked with varied reputable organizations and companies such as Girl Scouts of of America, Caterpillar Financial, Metro Nashville Public Schools, YMCA, NYC Department of Youth and Community Development , Clemson University, University of DC . The list of who ASPIRE has worked with has continued to grow. Now including, 100 Black Men “100 Kings” program, Oasis Center, The Educate ME HBCU College Tour, Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated, Boys And Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee, and Cody Sensabaugh of the NFL’s Pittsburgh Steelers, and a host of professional athletes.