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Richard Williams, M.A.T

Richard is the founder of Ubuntu ES.  He is an exceptional education scholar, educator, and adjunct instructor. He specializes in social emotional learning, behavioral supports, literacy, policy development and implementation,  He is a humanistic educator dedicated to opening the hearts of all stakeholders to create an educational experience that is affirming and overflowing with opportunity for all. 

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Arman Lakes, Ed.D.

Dr. Lakes is a professional school counselor and lead consultant with Ubuntu ES. His professional specializations are Response to Intervention, Multi-tiered System Support, Restorative Justice and Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Dr. Lakes is a Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholar. He currently is the founding school counselor at Ron Brown College Preparatory High School in Washington, D.C. He believes every Young King of color is unique and with guidance and support they can use their special gift to make a difference in themselves and our world.