TJ Crawford is a hip hop generation social entrepreneur committed to creating safe and secure environments that nurture individual and community growth. Over the years, Mr. Crawford has developed an expertise through rich experiences that include work with some of the countries leading African American owned production, event and media entities. His love for hip hop and community have led him to take leadership roles in numerous civic engagement projects, including the National Hip Hop Political Convention and the Hip Hop PAC.
Most recently, he has been the Program Director for a school based group mentoring program and has taught hip hop and civic engagement to African American students in the Greater Chicagoland area. He is currently pursing a master’s degree in social work