Sean Ingram is an author, educator, motivational speaker, actor, spoken word artist and founder/CEO of “The Sean Ingram Creative Arts Academy.” He will be a celebrity reader at the Read Local Book Festival.
Sean has touched many lives with his ability to passionately orate through lecture or performance the importance of overcoming life’s obstacles while in pursuit of happiness and success. He utilizes his creative gifts at schools, churches, prisons and corporations to invoke inspiration to those who may feel at times somewhat discouraged and despondent.
Sean impressively uses his past struggles of deferred dreams, physical incarceration and mental imprisonment as his creative stepping stones to success, which truly epitomizes his profound journey from poverty to prison then to prestige.
Sean has been nominated Poet of the Year and recipient of the International Poet of Merit Award by the International Society of Poets. Compelled by his ambition and passion, Sean’s mission and ministry in life is to educate others, especially our youth, to culture their mindset in order to create and cultivate their skill set so they may become an asset to themselves and others.