Impact Stories

Mentor Profile
March 23, 2021

Langston Edwards

Langston is a LEAP mentor and dedicated public servant.  Learn more about his background and his desire to give back to the community. Twenty years ago, I embarked on the…
Mentor Profile
June 11, 2020

Sharon Wooden Richard

Sharon Wooden Richard is a retired attorney and a dedicated mentor to LEAP Fellows. In her own words below, Sharon describes the impact of thoughtful mentorship and steadfast encouragement in…
Mentor Profile
May 19, 2020

Adam Tyson

Adam Tyson is the LSAT instructor for LEAP’s 2020 Fellows. Below, hear directly from Adam about his journey to this role, his advice for students preparing for the test, and…
Mentor Profile
April 16, 2020

Yusuf Zakir

Yusuf Zakir is the Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Holland & Knight and coordinates the firm’s partnership with LEAP. Below, Yusuf shares more about the importance of diversity and inclusion,…