Founder and Managing Director, Christopher A. Glass pursued his dream of creating a fun, loving, supportive and safe learning environment that promotes the advancement of growth and development in working with children and families during non-school hours. A former collegiate student-athlete at Bowie State University, Chris was a four-year starter on the football team and earned his B.S. in Child and Family Studies. Serving as a district level school leader coupled with expertise in fostering a positive school climate and instructional discipline management, Chris founded the Maryland State Tigers Inc. utilizing a unique approach that focuses on working with the child, family and community to create programs and activities of high interest and purposeful learning. Founded in 2014, Maryland State Tigers Inc. was created with the vision to Educate, Empower and Embrace the lives of young children. The mission lies in creating a safe and supportive learning environment that is fun and competitive while promoting success in areas of growth and development. Setting high expectations, establishing and valuing the bounds of relationships, working with people and creating moments of happiness are the fundamental values set forth in creating this community-based organization. Sharing the vision, mission and goal of MD State Tigers Inc., Chris has attracted a team of highly qualified professionals to execute the mission and vision of the organization.