Mack Dion McGhee was born in Chicago Heights, IL and is the youngest of 4 children. McGhee worked diligently as a student at Illinois State University & Governors State University respectively where he successfully completed a Bachelors of Art Degree in Criminal Justice. He continued on to complete a Masters of Art in Political and Justice Studies.
Since that time, Mack has held numerous positions with several child welfare, human services, correctional & educational agencies in the State of Illinois, Washington D.C. & New York City to include:
In the last 29 years he has worked in various capacities dedicated to the goal of empowering, encouraging and motivating youth and individuals to succeed — no matter their circumstance. He is a nationally recognized speaker, trainer, author and consultant and has spoken to thousands of individuals throughout the nation.