Sudi West, Executive Director

A native Washingtonian and Silicon Valley trained entrepreneur, Sudi West has a youth-development perspective that recognizes both the challenges and opportunities of urban living. He appreciates the opportunity to invest in youth with an eye towards sustaining family life and a vibrant community in Shaw. Core mission areas include digital literacy, civic engagement, workforce development and academic support. Before coming to Shaw, Sudi studied Systems Engineering at Stanford University and founded a telecom services company addressing digital divide issues with Georgia HBCU's. A bilingual world traveler, Mr. West proves the concept of a globally aware citzen evolving solutions from the grass root.