Lawrence Carpenter


Lawrence Carpenter is Inmates to Entrepreneurs Chairman of the Board. He is the founder and owner of Superclean Professional Janitorial Service, which has provided 17 years of commercial cleaning services and employment throughout North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina. With a zeal for entrepreneurship, he is also co-owner of ZBS Trucking. As a formerly incarcerated individual, Lawrence is an example of change through entrepreneurship.

Lawrence has been a board member, speaker, and instructor with Inmates to Entrepreneurs since 2009. His story has been featured in Black Enterprise magazine, Returning Citizens Magazine, and on Felony Inc., a podcast led by the founder of Dave’s Killer Bread.

In the words of Mr. Carpenter, “It is an honor for anyone to want to hear anything I have to say.”