Dr. Nixon is a founder and CEO of t.Lab an accelerated learning center for families and students in grades K-12. t.Lab was established to increase the competitiveness of US based students while leveraging a global leadership model. Dr. Nixon was the Chief Information Officer and Process Improvement Executive for Ball Park Brands (a division of Sara Lee); Chief Information Officer for the Worldwide Automotive Division of ALCOA; and the Director of Strategic Leadership at American Cyanamid Company. Prior to American Cyanamid, Dr. Nixon spent a total of 19 years developing business acumen within the automotive industry including Ford, General Motors and Chrysler Corporation. Building on a strong foundation of an accomplished career within several industries, demonstrating proactive leadership strengths and perfecting key technological solutions throughout his career, Dr. Nixon is a leading force in change management and the continued emergence of digital technologies. Dr. Nixon is a member of several Boards of Directors including Advocate Health Care, Woodland Community Development, and Technology Laboratory and Professional Development Center. He is a Life Long Member of the NAACP. Dr. Nixon holds a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Studies from Wayne State University, a M.A in Logistics from Central Michigan University and a B.S. in Business Administration from Upper Iowa University. Dr. Nixon is the Dean of the Joseph Business School at Detroit Worship Center, an adjunct professor at Colorado Technical University, the University of Detroit Mercy, and The University of Windsor. Dr. Nixon is the author of several books to be published in 2018 and 2019 including: The Leadership of Hope, From CIO to CEO and Shifted Paradigm; Education in the 21th Century.