#1 Best-Selling Author of his self-help book Is Your Dream Really Worth It? and self-publishing his newest personal narrative  Here I Stand to be released in Winter of 2020; Tony Shavers III continues to be a defining voice in finding success within identity. His spirit, inspiration, and life experience have led him on a journey of self-discovery where time and time again he has practiced his passion and gift in life — helping others.

From a young age, Tony has had a gift for making a real difference in people’s lives. His power comes from being a voice for those who have none. He found that he had real power in what he said and did and knew he needed to share it with the world.

Tony’s good works and achievements continue to prove that when one puts their mind to something, they can do anything. In 2015, Tony received the Community Justice Award from Community Works West for his exceptional dedication to supporting children of incarcerated parents, as well as for his continued commitment to making higher education accessible to youth everywhere.