Atiba is a youth advocate with a passion and dedication to bettering American society through uplifting and empowering under-served youth. He has worked with youth in various capacities as a school teacher, mental health counselor, program director and mentor. He has worked with youth of all ages locally and internationally.
He is also the founder and Executive Director of Risala Institute, which is a non-profit organization which operates a Pre-K through 8th grade private school, farm and other educational and social service programs.
Atiba is a Certified Anger Management Specialist, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Morehouse College, and is working on his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at Mercer University.