Editor’s Note: Continuing with our Leaders Who Inspire Us campaign, check out today’s featured leader Nathan Houston! Keep an eye out for more inspirational people in our field who are change makers. If you want to recommend someone, please send a note to [email protected].
Nathan is the founder of #iAmImpact, a non-profit focused on educating and inspiring educators everywhere. He provides keynotes, motivational speeches, and training for various levels of expanded learning staff. Nathan is a BOOST Ambassador and shares that there is a careful balance we must maintain this line of work. “As much as it’s about YOU it’s not about YOU.”
My daughter Nalah J. inspires me, and has no idea. She has such an infectious personality that makes people happy. I want to have that same impression on people after interacting with me.
My big action item is to launch my business fully so that I have full control over my time and energy.
Hmm…I would have to say my superpower is giving people an urge to make a positive difference in the world.
My favorite quote is “The chains of habit are often times too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” This is a reminder to myself that habits are easily formed so it’s important to be conscious.
For breakfast, I had turkey noodle soup.