Andre Bennett, Ed.D, Th.D, D.Min., LABA, LBA, LBT

Director, the LEAH Project

Andre Bennett is the Director of the LEAH Project at HRiA. Andre has a wealth of experience in Youth Development, Program Administration and Executive Leadership. In addition to his role as Director of the LEAH Project, Andre serves on a number of state and local boards including President of the Essex County Community Organization – ECCO, Financial Secretary of A Better Tomorrow Services and Chair of the Lynn Economic Opportunities – LEO Policy Council. Andre is an avid advocate for Immigration Justice, Racial Justice, Housing Right and Equality and Equity for Communities of Color, and serve on the Clergy Organizing Advisory Board, as well as the Major Grants Committee for Faith In Action – the nations largest faith based grassroot organizing federation and parent federation of Massachusetts Communities Action Network – MCAN.