Jeff Shaw is Director of Communications for the North Carolina Justice Center, an advocacy and research organization that strives to ensure that each North Carolina household has equal access to the state’s resources and services. He’ll discuss North Carolina policy and its impact on families.

His mother was 13 when he was born. They were poor. He came up during the Jim Crow Era. He also had great values instilled in him from childhood that have helped Eddie Brown build a very successful investment firm, Brown Capital Management. Eddie Brown will inspire and empower as he shares insights from his book Beating the Odds.