Who is Isaac Wilson?
"High energy, knowledgeable and enthusiastic speaker who's sole purpose is to better the people is speaks to, leading to better lives and better communities". - Leila Outon
Biography of Isaac Wilson III | Motivational Speaker, Author, Community/Political Activist
Isaac Wilson III was born and raised in Florence, South Carolina and attended Wilson High. He is a class of 2011 graduate of Morris College, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science. He is currently employed at as Executive Director of Listen 365 (now The Isaac Wilson Project) in which he founded in 2009, in which, has become one of the leading organizations in the country against bullying & suicide prevention, youth development and youth mental health.
Isaac has been speaking throughout the country spreading his message that youth empowerment is all about young people taking charge of their future. His youth empowerment sessions help young people transform their beliefs, values, and attitudes so they can improve the quality of their life. Because of his community service work he was recognized as a ‘Who’s Who among Entrepreneurs’ member. Isaac is the 2015 recipient of the Honor of Distinction Award given by Distinction Inspirational Magazine. Additionally, Isaac has garnered 1 national sponsor; FIJI Water. Isaac recently was selected as a Top 40 Under 40 recipient by the Thomas Media Group and the Black Expo. He is the 2016 Male of the Year Honoree of the I AM HIM Foundation. Mr. Wilson is also a 2018 graduate of the James E. Clyburn Fellowship class, becoming one of the top up and coming political minds in South Carolina. Mr. Wilson recently served as South Carolina Regional Director for Joe Biden Campaign and later became State Political Director for Tulsi Gabbard.
He is the best-selling Author of Top 140 Awarding winning children’s books, “The Bully and Me”, over 10,000 copies sold worldwide. Isaac has released three other books, “In Between Single and Married”, “20 Courageous Men” and most recently “Myla Takes On Bullying”. He is a member of the divine 9 fraternity of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated. Isaac is a dynamic individual who truly believes that change can happen but only if the actors involved are all playing their roles. Isaac Wilson is the creator of “The Evening of Distinction”, one the premier fall events in Florence, in which it honors local heroes for their care, concern and commitment to community and business, which are the core values of The Isaac Wilson Project.