Leonard Washington III is a junior studying Geography Environmental Studies with a Minor in Environmental Systems and Society. He has a passion for work at the intersection between sports and sustainable business practices. With hopes of eventually working in this new field, Leonard 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 . As part of the Corporate Partners Program, Leonard will be collaborating with Green For All to update their 2011 “Best Practices in Green Re-Entry Strategies”. This guide will provide resources for formerly incarcerated individuals who are interested in employment in the green jobs sector.
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.