Dante Dinkins is currently the Dean of Students at Washington Elementary in East Chicago, IN – a position that allows him to be on the ground with the youth in his community. With a professional background in education, reaching the youth and ensuring their success is his goal. The East Chicago Native was also a collegiate football player for Manchester University, where he gained his Bachelors’ in Educational Studies. With his love of sports, he later gained his Master’s in Recreation and Sports Pedagogy from Ohio University. He resides in East Chicago, IN-where he has established his coaching career as Head Football Coach at East Chicago Central High School.