Sherman Webb-Middlebrooks

Sherman Webb-Middlebrooks

Year
2017
Location
Buffalo, NY

Host organization: Open Buffalo

Sherman Webb-Middlebrooks will lead an initiative to engage, empower, train, and support young people in Buffalo, New York, with a particular focus on black males in the public school system.

A lifelong Buffalo resident and self-described “survivor of poverty,” Webb-Middlebrooks has worked with a wide variety of organizations including those focused on adolescent sexual health education, residential counseling in juvenile detention, intensive case management, and community health work.