-About MK Stallings-
MK Stallings is a poet, educator, and community arts administrator. In 1999, he began organizing events under the name Urban Artist Alliance, and in 2001, founded Urban Artist Alliance for Child Development (UrbArts) where he serves as president. Like UrbArts’ mission, he is dedicated to creating platforms and platforming creatives for youth and community development. With his MA in Sociology, he teaches at St. Louis Community College. He is a married father of three children living in North St. Louis City.