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John W. Hudson M.E.D.


John has an impressive sports and educational resume from Wyandotte County, KS to Worldwide. He played basketball in all grade levels including finishing his basketball career playing semi-pro with Athletes in Actions n Suva Fiji and New Zealand. Currently he is in tremendous demand as national motivational speaker and academic counselor. He has been recently recognized and nominated as a member of the 2020-2021 Marquis Who's Who or America.

He has spoken to thousands of at-risk youth on many different topics. Such as Bullying, Social Emotional Awareness with cellphones and suicide prevention. Kids and adults also love John Hudson’s hit children’s book series “The Fantastic Adventures of Fred Dexter and Friends. In the book series he plays himself as a schoolteacher giving sound advice and support on making good choices in school.

John Hudson Educational background consist of 2 master’s degree in Counseling and Higher Education. Mr. Hudson has served as a family therapist, behavior interventionist and career readiness instructor and acadeimic counselor.

U.S. Today best-selling writer Larry Brooks calls John Hudson a “gift” to us all. John Hudson has won awards for his leadership efforts towards youth and giving back to his community. John Hudson is the president and CEO of Focus Driven Enterprises LLC where his mission is to serve and encourage youth and families to academic success and to provide constant motivation for positive change. He is also a proud father of 2 boys Jayzon and Jordan Hudson.

The Fantastic Adventures of Fred Dexter and Friends Section

Witness the wacky and crazy fun filled adventures of Fred Dexter and Friends.

Join the fun as John Hudson creates educational stories that helps students make good choices in school and lead them to academic success. Meet Fred Dexter a smart and intelligent African American boy from Kansas City, KS who has dreams and aspirations of being the first male in his entire family to go to college and get his college degree. Unfortunately, Fred Dexter’s Friends are always up to no good. Even thou Fred is a born leader; his friends have difficulty focusing on things that matter most in school like paying attention, following instructions and making good choices. However, Fred’s schoolteacher played by Mr. Hudson always finds a way to give Fred Dexter and his friends good advice in dangerous situations.

Book John Hudson to come to your school and give a speaking presentation or do a Focus Driven event. Focus Driven events highlight todays greatest educational topics like Suicide Prevention, Bullying, Social Emotional Awareness with Cellphones, and so much more.

Focus Driven Enterprises LLC

Get a Fred Dexter and Friends Book for your next educational event with John Hudson discussing life changing issues. Such as Social Emotional Awareness, Goal Setting, Leadership, Academic Success and so much more.

Reasons 2 Believe Educational Inc. Section

Reasons 2 Believe Educational Inc. was established in 2019 with the mission to Promote academic success by strengthening social and emotional wellness for youth, by empowering families and communities with suicide prevention tools, leadership skills along with providing mental and physical health and wellness activities for undeserved families.

John W. Hudson M.E.D.
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