Amad Jackson, Performance Coach, has helped Stand & Deliver clients such as Jaunt VR and UCSF develop their leadership voices and increase their authentic dynamism as communicators. He is an actor, a lecturer in the English Department at Cal State University, Los Angeles, and an education and corporate communications consultant. Amad is a proud member of Words Uncaged, a coalition that connects academics and artists with incarcerated men serving life without the possibility of parole at California State Prison Lancaster. The group uses creative storytelling processes to transform lives and communities. In addition to more than 20 national commercials and guest-star appearances, and work with notable directors such as the Cohen Brothers, George C. Wolf, and David Ayer, Amad recently produced and starred in the first all African American film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Henry IV parts 1 and 2, entitled H4, which was screened at the Chicago Film Festival. Amad holds a B.A in History and Minor in Dramatic Arts from U.C. Berkeley, and a Masters in English from CSULA.