Minority Male Leadership Initiative (M2M)


The Minority Male Leadership Initiative (M2M) provides civic engagement, economic empowerment, leadership training, personal development and opportunities for travel to senior-level universities for program participants. The M2M program provides services that help empower male students of color to take responsibility for achieving their academic and personal goals, so they may become leaders within their families and communities. If you would like to learn more, please email us at m2m@hindscc.edu

Support Services

Located in The Hub of Bivins Hall on the Jackson Campus, the M2M program the M2M program offers a wide range of support services to help male students of color:

  • Succeed academically.
  • Discover personal strengths, interests and motivation.
  • Meet educational and career goals.
  • Explore career interests and post-graduate options.
  • Connect to available resources to lower or eliminate barriers that impede academic success.
  • Become leaders within their families and communities.

M2M students have access to civic engagement, economic empowerment, leadership training and personal development opportunities.


  • Improve enrollment, retention, graduation, and success rates of male students of color.
  • Empower male students of color to take responsibility for achieving academic and personal goals.
  • Eliminate external barriers to success.
  • Encourage student support systems to foster student success.

Interested in becoming a Member?

Complete your intake application, select an orientation date and a M2M Staff Member will follow up to assist you. 

Meet a M2M Member

Highlighting M2M Members who are doing great things to develop themselves, their families, and their communities.

Name: Leonard Brown
Hometown: Flora, MS
Major: Radiology
Graduation Year: 2023
Hobbies: Basketball, Video Games, Walking
Favorite Quote: “Do something now; that your future self will thank you for later.”


Brian Reynolds
M2M Recruitment & Outreach
Anita Bell-Muhammad, LMSW
M2M Director & PBI Formula Grant Director
James Lyons
Student Navigator
Denise Taylor
Technical Specialist

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