CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, author, veteran and social entrepreneur
Moore is the CEO of Robin Hood, one of the largest anti-poverty forces in the nation. He is a bestselling author, a combat veteran and a social entrepreneur.
His first book, "The Other Wes Moore," a New York Times bestseller, captured the nation's attention on the fine line between success and failure in our communities and in ourselves. He is also the author of the bestselling books "The Work," "Discovering Wes Moore," and "This Way Home."
During his talk, he will share with members of the Franklin & Marshall and Lancaster communities his firsthand account of a life's journey empowered by the strength of his family, educational opportunities and community network. He will also explore the power of personal responsibility and the role it played in making positive choices.