Harvey is originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan. He received a Bachelor's degree in Marketing from Grand Valley State University. He first came to YEP as a part-time digital literacy instructor for the 2013 Summer Camp. Harvey is now also the Retail Services Manager for the the Work & Learn Program, and will continue teaching digital literacy classes to youth in YEP's 2013-2014 Afterschool program.
70 percent of YEP’s staff members are born and raised in New Orleans and the vast majority grew up in the same neighborhoods that our youth live in. Our staff members’ personal understanding of the challenges that our young people face make them uniquely qualified to provide support to YEP youth.