Mr. Antwan Dessausure was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina, where he comes from a lineage of teachers. His grandmother and four aunts all were elementary and middle school teachers, with one aunt currently a professor at Bowie State University. He attended Coastal Carolina University, where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Recreation and Sport Management. During his junior year at Coastal Carolina, he realized he was destined to be an educator like others in his family.
After gaining experience working with children at the local YMCA, Antwan relocated to Glenn Dale, MD where he began working as a Physical Education Instructor for Prince George County. After 3 years in Prince George County, Antwan joined Two Rivers. In his spare time, he serves as a head basketball coach at Seat Pleasant Activity Center and a Varsity Boys Basketball Assistant Coach at Friendly High School, also in Prince Georges County.