A former professional athlete has written 3 books on the development of teens. As a best selling author he has seen the word leadership defined numerous ways over the years. Is it charisma and positive thinking? Fitted suits and bow ties? Decisiveness? Is it all about the situation? Is it all about the situation? Is it meant only for the chosen few who rise to the top? Or , is there a different story? With over 10 years of highly skilled and acclaimed mentoring and success stories, public speaking and most important, real-life, in the trenches business experience, his view is radically different? Jay appreciates and shares with his mentees that leadership is a moment-to-moment choice and not about title and position. Leadership is for everyone. It’s a choice. It’s how we should live our life. As a leader in the community, Jay serves as the senior consultant and Master Teen Mentor with his Sugarland, Texas-based organizations serve “at risk” teens, ages 13-18, transitioning through foster care/group homes. Back To School Back Pack Campaigns. Football and Basketball Camps, to name a few and continues to work with the best and brightest in the leadership development field. As a result of working with Jay Barnett teens develop self-esteem, self worth-worth, value for their bodies and strong mindsets.