Lewis Conway Jr.

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This WOTA Wednesday we speak with author & community advocate Lewis Conway Jr about his book, “Change The Whether: Beyond The Storm”.

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Lewis Conway, Jr is a Father, Keynote Speaker, Minister, Advocate and Husband, of course including all the other hats he wears and has worn over the past 17 years in the music and film industry-author. His books, ‘Change The Whether Volume 1: Tools and Techniques to Overcome Your Barriers‘ Volume 1, and ‘Change The Whether Volume 2: Beyond The Storm‘ both collections of Lewis’s personal insights have been shared at colleges and prisons across the South.

Lewis currently works for Grassroots Leadership as a Criminal Justice Organizer and spends most of his days fighting for policy changes that lead to closing of more prisons. Lewis was selected to be part of two prestigious leadership programs, locally and nationally. Leadership Austin and Just Leadership USA, both selected Lewis as a participant for their highly competitive leadership programs.

As a professional in the film and music industry since 2002, Lewis has a deep volume of work and continues to generate fresh material for audiences to enjoy visually and aurally. He also continues to be in collaboration with a host of regional and national talents.

Nominated as an Austin Young Chamber Change Maker in 2017, Lewis has worked diligently this year with many organizations and continues to travel across the country sharing his story.