Michael Williams is a Sales Leader for a global technology company by day, and a serial entrepreneur by night. He founded Goodwin Investment Advisory and Williams and Jansen Investments, which led him to invest in the launch of High Road Craft Ice Cream, and previously served as the Executive Director of Leadercast, the largest leadership development event in the world. With the realization that many of the highlights of his corporate and entrepreneurial endeavors involved working with others to grow personally and professionally, he is committed his life to helping people, ideas, and experiences come alive. He is a teacher and facilitator at The Arbinger Institute, The Transformative Action Institute and The Center for Courage & Renewal, and has served as a part-time professor at Columbia University, Watson University, Georgia State University and guest lecturers at Berry College and Clayton State University teaching Social Entrepreneurship, Non-profit Management, Advanced Entrepreneurship, and Professional Sales. In 2010, Berry College awarded Michael the Most Outstanding Young Alumni Award and he was awarded the Hosea Williams Award for Community Activism.