LaDarrius grew up in Indianapolis and attended high school at Lawrence Central. He graduated from Franklin College with a Bachelor's degree in Health Science and was a 21st Century Scholar, as well. After college, LaDarrius connected with Boys II Men, a mentoring organization for inner city male youth in Indianapolis. Through a mentoring event at Eastern Star Church, he connected with Starfish and now works as a Match Specialist. As a recent addition to Starfish, LaDarrius would like to help Scholars by giving them guidance on life values and helping them develop into young professionals. He is a big advocate for mentoring and its benefits to the community. In his free time, he enjoys baking and finding time to watch a great Netflix series!