Select Page

Jason Sole

Classes, coaching, and resources to help you be a better human

About Jason

Jason Marque Sole (he, him, his) is a formerly incarcerated abolitionist. He has been a criminal justice educator for over 12 years and is currently an adjunct professor at Hamline University in the Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Department. He has been a national restorative justice trainer since 2008, leading circles in jails, prisons, and community.

In 2019, he received the John Legend “Can’t Just Preach” award for his work to abolish prisons. In addition, Jason is the co-founder of the Humanize My Hoodie Movement in which he challenges threat perceptions about Black people through clothing, art exhibitions, documentary screenings, and workshops. Jason is based in Minneapolis, MN.

Speaking and Consulting

Is your company curious about new ways to create safety and accountability in the workplace?

Buy Jason’s Book

Prison to PhD tells the story of Jason’s life, from selling drugs and spending time in prison to earning his PhD and becoming an activist and educator celebrated around the country.

Happy Clients


“Wow!! Jason’s workshops and teaching style are so incredible. He meets people where they’re at and breaks down challenging concepts in a way that even beginners can understand. I will definitely be taking more courses and can’t recommend him enough!”  

- Holly, Minnesota

Want to know what’s next?

Submit your email below and be the first to know about upcoming workshops and projects! 

Email Jason