Larry Sedgwick is a native of Baltimore, Maryland. His passion for education stems from his belief that every child, irrespective of zip code, deserves a holistic educational experience.
Prior to serving as a Fellowship Coach for the Music Engagement Fellowship, Larry spent 3 years with City Year, an AmeriCorps education nonprofit whose mission is to end the dropout crisis through a whole school, whole child approach. Larry is a City Year Philadelphia Alum ‘14, 15’ whose work in the School District of Philadelphia involved direct student intervention and subsequently served as a Founding Impact Manager for City Year Memphis. Under his direction school and community partnerships were established to support academic, social, emotional and attendance growth in targeted youth.
As a Fellowship Coach, Larry is able to fulfill his passion for connecting youth to opportunity while developing intentional practices of high-impact youth programing.