Nate's Story

Nathan Evans Jr. is a First-Generation High School & First-Generation College graduate. Nate is a #1 best-selling author and a highly requested speaker. He also is a youth mentor, educational consultant, mental health advocate and podcast host. He lives by the quote, "CHANGE WHAT WE NORMALIZE™” which was inspired by his mission to eradicate the stigmas around mental health amongst youth and young adults. This passion was birthed by his own battles with mental health issues as a youth and young adult due to childhood trauma in which he overcame. With this motivation, he has developed workshops for schools, colleges and non-profits based around mental health, emotional wellness and resilience. Nate’s charismatic speaking and inspiring testimony allows him to relate to teens and young adults while also educating them on how to increase their mental wellness, emotional intelligence, resilience and sense of self-worth.



  • Next Level Speakers Academy Platinum Award Recipient

  • Volunteer for the Covenant House of Atlantic City, New Jersey

  • "Top 4 Under 40 distinguished alumnus of Atlantic Cape Community College”

  • Member of the “30 under 35 Top Young African American Leaders in South Jersey.”

  • Certified in “Adverse Childhood Experiences Early Trauma”

  • Certified in “Mental Health First-Aid.” 


Mission & Vision

"To create experiences for apprehensive individuals to feel worthy when they are waging a war within their mind"




How Nate Adds Value


Nate helps schools to retain and empower students using his powerful testimony to inspire those who he has the opportunity to impact. Nate's past has made him an advocate for mental health and emotional wellness. He thrives with students by helping them to navigate successfully throughout the school year by providing inspiring keynotes and impactful workshops focused on leadership skills, mental wellness, social & emotional

learning (SEL) as well as resilience and



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