Rodney Watkins, a native son of Southern Virginia, is the founder and CEO of Black Excellence. He is also a finance consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton, one of the largest management consulting firms in the world. Mr. Watkins earned his bachelors in management from George Mason University in 2011 and thereafter served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Zambia from 2011 to 2014. Subsequently, he has partnered with organizations such as Five Guys Enterprises, Lincoln Property Company, Stanford University, and the United States Chamber of Commerce. Recently, Rodney served as the narrator and executive producer of "Heroines + Cities," a riveting feminist documentary about strong women and their home environments. He will also serve as co-host and producer of "Four of a Kind," a monthly podcast that will give a comical but intellectual take on current political and social issues.