Have you ever met someone who spent 25 years in school? Have you ever met someone who has three college degrees but didn’t pay a single penny to receive them? Have you ever met someone who is passionate about coaching students all across America to play their “A” Game? Well to-day, meet Kantis A. Simmons.
Raised in a household of five, where he was trained by his parents John and Lillie Simmons, and nurtured by his two younger siblings Brian and Mia – everyone knew Kantis was destined for greatness. This greatness began in 1996, where he founded “The Incorruptible Seed“, a daily e-mail devotional. It was through this medium (email) that he met his beautiful wife Danyelle, where she not only fell in love with his writings but also with him.
As America’s #1 Academic Success Coach, professional speaker and author, Kantis has im-pacted students and young adults for over a decade with his education expertise via seminars, emails, internet articles, keynotes, and books. Kantis is the author of Playing You ‘A’ Game: Bib-lical Principles for Academic Success. His book has received impacting testimonies from parents and students of how it has drastically changed their life and grades. Many declare that “It’s a must-have for every student”!
Trained as a scientist, Kantis has received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from Norfolk State University (Norfolk, VA), a Master of Science in Polymer Science and Engineer-ing from Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA) and another Master of Science from Georgia Insti-tute of Technology (Atlanta, GA) in Textile and Fiber Engineering.
With his magnetic personality, professional excellence, academic expertise, and keeping it real style, Kantis has landed jobs with major companies like Mobil Chemical Company, CIBA Vi-sion, and NASA. In 1994, Kantis was selected by Centrifuge, to travel to 16 different inner city camps and change the minds, insights, and aspirations of America’s inner city youth with weekly inspirational messages. In 1996 Kantis performed in front of 85 billion viewers as the Honorary head Drum major of the 1996 Opening Ceremony Olympic Band. Today he continues to stand before large audiences and coach students and young adults to play their "A" Game in and out-side of the classroom. life.
Again I ask you…..Have you ever met someone who spent 25 years in school? Who also loves sports, gadgets, and home decorating? Have you ever met someone who has three college de-grees but didn’t pay a single penny to receive them? Have you ever met someone who is pas-sionate about seeing youth and young adults play their “A” Game? Well meet Kantis A. Simmons.