Thomas Cotton is an innovator in the field of prison reentry with over 20 years of providing useful support to people in transition and underserved communities. Because of his dedication as a social change agent there have been many opportunities for him to engage people from all walks of life. He is the founder and CEO of the nonprofit Redemption & Advancement Alliance, Inc. and Next Level Freedom, LLC.
His expertise and success have opened opportunities with prominent organizations such as the Urban League of Greater Atlanta, St. Vincent de Paul, Morehouse School of Medicine and many more. He has also been a featured speaker in many arenas which include Emory University – School of Public Health, Emory University – Candler School of Theology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Georgia State University, along with many churches and community organizations. Thomas also sits on a number of higher education and nonprofit boards.
He believes in uplifting people and helping them gain access to resources as they learn to embrace their value, understand their direction, and live out their purpose.