Hakeem Anchrum is currently an undergraduate in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in Economics at Pepperdine University. He is inspired by the transformation that can happen during the teenage years and enjoys supporting Paradigm’s youth. As a member of the Men’s Pepperdine University Basketball team, Hakeem understands the value that sports can provide for children in all aspects of life. He played competitive team sports since he was a child, and believes that athletics can be an extremely important way for teens to overcome obstacles while also building skills necessary to work with others. Prior to working at Paradigm, Hakeem worked at Pepperdine University’s Youth Camps, which led him to find his passion for working in physical and mental health. In his free time, Hakeem enjoys reading, traveling, and being with his family and friends.