CEO | Brad Butler II & Associates, LLC
Brad Butler II is a husband, father, and CEO of Brad Butler II & Associates, LLC. Brad is an athlete turned student success and retention specialist, a highly sought- after multi-award-winning International school and youth motivational speaker, author, and educational consultant. He helps students connect their dreams with their education and educators connect with the hearts and minds of their students using research-based strategies, components of SEL and life experiences within his signature message H.O.P.E. Is My Superpower. His purpose in life is to motivate, inspire, and empower the youth all around the world to live their dreams and put forth their best effort and everything they do. Brad, also known to his friends as Brad, is a certified speaker under Dr. Eric Thomas (ET the hip-hop preacher) and holds a master’s degree in counseling despite being placed in special Ed classes. He has spent 10+ years traveling from school to school presenting for students, educators, and staff across the nation. Providing in-person or virtual presentations professional development workshops and coaching mentees on public speaking. Brad’s goal is to help our youth become the best version of themselves and encourage everyone to take full advantage of their opportunities living by his motto: “Make your next day your best day”
Overview: Join Wells Fargo and prominent young influencers for a "Big HBCU Homecoming" to find out how
exciting career opportunities, and a financial education panel, about how you can secure the bag and keep it.
First, learn about internships and careers at Wells Fargo from one of the company's recruiters, and see the dos
and don'ts of writing a resume and interviewing in an interactive workshop. Then, hear from these successful
influencers who figured out how to manage their money: Grammy Award-winning entertainment executive
Amir Windom, actor Reed Shannon, former NFL Player, and Director of Alumni Relations, for the Washington
Commanders Tim Hightower, Entrepreneur and Celebrity stylist Ariel Tinsey. They'll share stories about their
business and financial journeys, Moderated by LaRese Purnell, OMM Ambassador and National Board
Member of the 100 BMOA.