USD Black History Month Feature

In an inspiring reflection shared on the University of San Diego’s website, Ed Simon, co-founder of The Diversity Advisors and a 2017 graduate of the Master of Science in Executive Leadership (MSEL) program, eloquently discusses the profound impact of his educational journey at USD on his personal and professional life.

Celebrating Black History Month, in the article, Ed emphasizes the importance of recognizing cultural diversity every day, rather than confining it to a once-a-year event. Through his narrative, Ed illustrates how his experiences at USD, particularly the connections made and the leadership skills developed, were instrumental in his evolution into a servant leader and the cofounder of The Diversity Advisors.

His dedication to fostering inclusivity and belonging, coupled with his ongoing commitment to the USD community as an alumni board member, showcases a deep-seated belief in the transformative power of education and community engagement. Ed’s story is not just one of personal achievement; it’s a compelling testament to the impact of embracing diversity and the continuous pursuit of growth and learning.

Please read the full feature here.