Edwin DeJesus

Edwin DeJesus, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed School Counselor, and a Licensed Professional Educator(“Teacher of the Year” (2000) with over 30 years of experience equipping teens. Mr. DeJesus was also a men’s group(s) leader, 3rd degree black belt, former Karate instructor, MMA trainer, coach, and advisor. Mr. Dejesus’s most cherished credential though is being a Dad to 3 beautiful children. Mr. Dejesus has worked with teens in various areas of “Growth-Mindset” development.

Inspired by the leadership development seminars given by his Pastor, Mr. DeJesus developed and founded the Man-Up Leadership Program and STRENGTH Women’s Empowerment programs for schools. These programs were a multifaceted, holistic approach (mind-body-spirit) to student development, for middle school, high school, and college-bound students. The founding principles learned in this program, on how to become “courageous” people are essential to all leaders.


Life wasn’t meant to be easy, but with the right tools, support, and encouragement we can be victorious. Send us an email to book your appointment.