Marcus Blackwell is the CEO and Founder of Make Music Count, a math curriculum and app taught through playing the piano. He received a B.S. in Mathematics from Morehouse College and has played professional gospel piano since the age of 16. Marcus dedicates his energy to developing creative methods that allow students to reach their full educational potential. His company is designed to creatively connect the mathematical dots where traditional methods of teaching fall short. Marcus believes that the key to truly reaching students is through creating culturally relevant methods that speak to everyone’s experience.