Bradford Harris serves as the public sector Educator Strategist for SHI. His role empowers him to design STEM, digital learning spaces, and academic/scholastic esports for grades K12 and higher education. He also provides professional development, curriculum design, and training for successful implementation for all three categories as well. He is deeply passionate about education and learning on a consistent basis. His passion for game-based learning and gamification for students, teachers, and administrators has developed into esports in schools. Bradford’s primary focus in scholastic/academic esports is aligning curriculum or learning strategies from the esports industry to educational or academic state/national. He also wants to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion to all students, especially students of color in the esports ecosystem. He is currently pursuing his doctoral degree in instructional systems designs and technology at Sam Houston State University. He also serves as the Director of Learning for the nonprofit organization TEXSEF; Texas Scholastic Esports Federation and is a Community Leader for NASEF, North America Scholastic Esports Federation. You can follow him on Twitter @edtechtinker.