Tyree Hicks is CCFY’s 4As Program Coordinator. He is a credible messenger with personal experiences with the criminal justice system. Tyree is a positive agent of change to his community, who has been involved in youth advocacy and intense mentoring for over four years. In his roles as 4A’s Mentor, Youth Advocate Specialist, Facilitator and Restorative Justice Leader, Tyree is able to foster alternative behaviors more conducive to personal and social success. He has assisted many youth develop skills to become productive members in their communities. Tyree also spoke to many youth in juvenile detention centers. Through education and community involvement, he strives to help his community and his neighbors. Tyree was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey but currently lives in Staten Island and is a devoted father to his son Quasim and enjoys spending time with his family.