ANTHONY joined the Communities In Schools of Renton team in 2019. He was born in New Orleans and grew up in New Orleans and Seattle and is a graduate of Warner Pacific College with a degree in General Studies.

Anthony most enjoys creating opportunities for young people to be empowered in his role at CISR. He loves working with young people to help them grow and develop into the person they choose to be. He believes by removing obstacles to young people’s grow, they have the ability to succeed.

Anthony sees himself as a mentor, a tool, and a resource. He believes every young person has a story and loves supporting that energy while helping them channel it to their next step in their growth. His proudest moment was when one of his students made the comment “Man, this (CIS program) is like a family.”

In his free time Anthony enjoys fishing, traveling, and shopping. He describes himself as compassionate, funny, and giving, and defines personal success by, “Leaving a legacy for his children and his community.”