Darrin L. Harris is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. After a life-changing visit to Africa in 2007, Darrin L. Harris began Ekhaya Youth Project, Inc. – a non-profit that serves and supports youth and their families. Darrin has engaged thousands of youth and their families through Ekhaya Youth Project’s energetic and culturally congruent messages and supports. He has developed a leadership institute, social media platforms, music labels and is now an author, in order to continue sharing what he has learned and continues to learn. His ever present humility and passion comes through in the great interview he offered to us.