Marcus Knight is a Chicago-native who knows first-hand of the trials and tribulations inherit in living in an under-resourced community. He has dedicated his life to assist individuals in reclaiming their future through effectively leveraging community resources to achieve positive life outcomes.
His focus for the last eight years has been supporting and creating impactful programs that engage the imagination and optimism of at- risk youth, so they can have a fighting chance at life. He is ecstatic to work with Free Re-Entry to empower ex-offenders re-entering the community so they, just like the youth he works with, can have a fighting chance at life.
He currently holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Chicago State University and a Masters of Arts in Public Policy and Administration, Urban Mental Health from Adler University.