Learner-Centered Collaborative Partner and Educational Consultant
Marlon has served as an educational leader for seventeen years. He started his career as a Middle School Mathematics teacher on Team Ambition. In 2017, he was named a Top 30 Digital Trailblazer by the Center for Digital Education. Under his leadership at Middletown City Schools, the district was awarded the International Society for Technology in Education Distinguished District Award in 2019. He testified before the United States Congress in 2020 to advocate for access and opportunity for all students. K-12 Dive recognized him as the Superintendent of the Year in 2020 for his advocacy and leadership to close equity gaps on a national stage. Styles has had the honor to inspire educators across the country through presentations at conferences. Styles is a Unifier in education who works to create cultures which people win. His mission is to inspire educators to see themselves as empowered Unifiers capable of creating the types of learning experiences today’s modern learners need to thrive.
How can you energize someone if you don’t energize yourself? Styles inspires educators, leaders, schools, and districts to build the habits necessary to Ignite, Reform and Unify. Styles works directly with school and district leaders for leadership retreats, convocation keynotes, coaching, and professional learning days.