Atrayus O. Goode founded Movement of Youth (MOY) in 2006 as a junior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. MOY is an award-winning mentoring and youth leadership development agency based on a program that Atrayus completed in high school sponsored by the 100 Black Men of America. He has been featured on various media platforms for his work, including TED. Atrayus is currently President & CEO of MENTOR North Carolina, a statewide Affiliate of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership. MOY serves as the host organization of MENTOR North Carolina.
Atrayus is Co-Chair of My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Orange County, an American Express NGen Fellow, and Chair of the National Board of Directors of Witness for Peace. He holds a Master of Science in Organization Development from the American University School of Public Affairs in Washington, DC and a B.A. in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He resides in Durham, North Carolina and is the proud father of Everette Rose, 7.