Leonard Washington III is a senior studying Geography Environmental Studies with a Minor in Entrepreneurship. He has a passion for work at the intersection between sports, race, and sustainability. With hopes of eventually working in this new field, Leonard previously worked as an intern for IMPACT Internship and as a brand research intern for Evoke Inc., a Black-owned branding agency. He has also previously worked for Innovative Partnerships Group 360 as a capstone project lead, creating a competitive analysis and go-to-market strategy for sponsorship valuation technology. He also previously worked on an independent literature review on measuring equity in sports apparel supply chains, and his abstract was nominated for the Dean’s Prize for Research in Social Sciences and Humanities in 2019.
Outside of class, you can find Leonard at your local gym playing pickup basketball or working out, traversing throughout the city of Los Angeles taking pictures, playing pool at a local billiards hall, or spending time at the swimming pool or the beach.