A Bit About Coy
Our Fearless Leader
Coy Poitier has over 20 years of non-profit youth program experience. In 1998, under the direction of Mr. Poitier, the Men of Distinction, participated in the National Spotlight in Miami, where 50 of the world's largest talent agencies gathered. The artists had an opportunity to interview with record-label producers, executives and promoters.
John Christian, Marcus Niblack and Coy Poitier formed the nonprofit, Men of Distinction in 1997 as a way to encourage achievement among Lake County's youth.
In 2010, Mr. Poitier serve as Regional Director for the R.A.W.D.A.W.G.S. Youth Corps in Fort Pierce, Florida. The organization offers a healthy alternative to young boys, who might otherwise get into drugs, gangs and follow the wrong path.
After graduating KD College in 2012, Coy became president of a digital-free broadcast TV station in Dallas, Texas and also began producing his award-winning documentary, “Cowboys of Color”.
Mr. Poitier is also a board member of Dallas County Historical Commission appointed by Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins