Torri Stuckey is a native of Robbins, Illinois. He continued his football career at the prestigious Northwestern University. After college, he had a brief stint in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys.

Currently Torri is an independent author and public speaker. When he is not spending time with his wife and four children, he uses his platform to merge his love for writing with his passion for activism."

Since hanging up his cleats, Torri has made it is life's mission to inspire and uplift the black community through his work. He has a strong background in grassroots organizing and community building in the Chicagoland area. Beyond those affiliations, Torri has run his own self-help workshops for at-risk minority students for years.

Speaker | Glean From An Expert

Learn both challenges and triumphs from this author of two books, Impoverished State of Mind, and His Dough, her Cookie, and screenplay, When The Music Stops. Torri will share the path he took that fully cemented his transition from professional athlete to professional author.