William Sexton is a communications and marketing professional with a passion for amplifying voices and stories from diverse communities. As a lifelong Detroiter, William is deeply committed to ensuring the city’s resurgence is equitable and inclusive of all communities. In his current role, he is responsible for developing SCP’s communication strategies while also working collaboratively with the organization’s partners to promote and advance their missions.
Prior to joining SCP, William served as a Communications Fellow with The Skillman Foundation, where he helped to share, market and grow the Foundation’s impact through digital and print platforms. In this role, William also assisted in the management and promotion of the My Brother’s Keeper Innovation Challenge, a $500,000 funding initiative focused on creating opportunity for young people of color in Detroit.
William is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan, where he received a Bachelor of Business Administration and minor in Afro-American and African studies. Outside of work, he is also an avid runner, passionate sneaker enthusiast, and two-time fantasy football league champion.