Episode Twenty Five | Part One: Alfonso Carney III

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Alfonso Carney III is a champion for equity, working tirelessly to create opportunities for students of color to thrive. As the founder of Enrich Scholars, Alfonso helps these students harness their potential and develop the skills needed to excel in their careers. With his own diverse background spanning finance, law, consulting, and more, Alfonso draws from his wealth of experience to provide sage advice to the next generation of leaders. Join David as Alfonso shares his inspirational journey and actionable insights on topics like navigating opportunities. Discover how students of color can overcome obstacles, find mentors, and ultimately achieve their biggest dreams. Alfonso’s wisdom will inspire and equip all listeners to become leaders committed to opportunity and justice for all.

About Alfonso Carney: Alfonso spends his time thinking about how to turn college potential into real world success. He grew up between Washington, DC and Manhattan acutely aware of the social and professional challenges faced by people of color. Alfonso formerly worked in Consumer Finance at RedRock Financial and as a Management Consultant at Publicis. He has an Economics degree from Amherst College and a JD / MBA from the University of Virginia. Outside of work he spends time rooting for the Dallas Cowboys and reading his favorite author, JM Holmes.