Hattress Barbour III, a Harlem native with a love for language seeking to explore concepts of social justice, deep introspection, and the art of storytelling to paint pictures in ways that haven’t been done and impact lives within the community. He believes that art is the foundation of world change, whether good or bad and wants to use his platform as a catalyst for positive change while creating a tribe that will be prepared to lead the future.
Hattress has a professional background in recruitment and case management. Hattress most recently served as a vocational supervisor at The Jewish Board. Prior to that, he worked at Housing Works, Bronx Works, and Citzens Schools.