Craig is the Director of Admissions and Outreach for Year Up Philadelphia and is responsible for coordinating all admissions and outreach activities for the Year Up Philadelphia site. He works as an Adjunct Professor for Esperanza College, Harcum College and Drexel University. He holds a BS in Psychology, Masters in Education and is currently a doctoral candidate with Drexel University in Educational Leadership and Management. He has spent more than 15 years providing access and opportunity to disadvantaged youth in the city of Philadelphia. His work in K-16 sector has afforded him the knowledge and understanding of poverty and the adverse effects it has on communities and more specifically the brain. His work as a counselor, adjunct faculty member, and mental health professional has grounded his professional work in educational counseling. Gifted and passionate to work with youth and young adults, his ability to connect with individuals and build solid relationships has truly been impactful in his work with young adults. He seeks to reach to rescue, teach to transform and impact lives for purpose!