Director of Leadership Development
Russell Harris currently serves as the Chief Dream Director for the Detroit Future Project. Russell Harris is the former Principal of the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy on the Northwest side of Detroit, where he has successfully graduated over 95 percent of the academy’s class of 2016 & 2017, with 100% of JRLA’s class of 2016-17 also gaining acceptances to post-secondary opportunities. Russell has studied at the Harvard Principals’ Center and Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, Summer Institute for General Management (SIGM). Russell is passionate about helping people discover their potential and unlocking possibilities within adults and our youth.