DeAndre’ L. Nixon has been a true grassroots entrepreneur since October of 1998. He is the Founder and President of two Ohio based Corporations: iN Education, Inc. (not for profit 501 c (3)) and Proficient Pro, Inc. (S Corp.). He was elected by the West side community in late 2006 to be their Chair and President of the Summit 2010 Buchtel Neighborhood Group “A Quality of Life Project”.
DeAndre’ was born and raised in Akron, Ohio; he graduated from Garfield High School. He joined the US Navy immediately after graduation and fought the Persian Gulf War. After serving, he enrolled and graduated from the University of Washington – BOTHELL with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business during his time in Seattle, Washington and achieved an Entrepreneur MBA at Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea.