Darin Brawley earned his Doctorate from the University of Southern California. He is currently in his ninth year as superintendent for the Compton Unified School District. He has eliminated the opportunity gap for students in the area of technology by focusing on STEAM Initiatives with partners such as Digital Promise, Apple, Verizon, Boeing, Microsoft and Google. Under his leadership Compton Schools have produced award winning schools. He has played a tremendous role in the Compton Turn Around Success Story and is committed to continuous improvement in relation to the core mission of education.