In May 2019, Frank Lawrence, Jr. graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA with a BA in Psychology. The psychological component of his background is extremely important due to the research that he has conducted on suicide and mental health systems in the US.
In his current role as the US Senior Coordinator for Common Purpose US, Frank is focused on creating strategic opportunities that target youth development across the States. Frank’s drive to become a part of Common Purpose US stems directly from his commitment to developing young leaders, developing communities, and enhancing diversity throughout the US.
Although Frank operates out of Atlanta, GA, Frank is a Chicago native and a proud Chicago200 alum. As US Senior Coordinator of Common Purpose US, he is responsible for supporting the growth and delivery of Common Purpose Legacy initiatives. Legacy is a global campaign by Common Purpose, which invests in young people across the world so they can become a connected generation of leaders with a clear vision for what their legacy will be.