Lorenzo P Lewis

Founder, The Confess Project


Born in jail to an incarcerated mother, Lorenzo struggled with depression, anxiety, and anger throughout his youth. At 17, he almost re-entered the system of mass incarceration he had come from. Lorenzo then snapped into his journey of wellness.An entrepreneurial changemaker, Lorenzo has grown The Confess Project into a national grassroots movement. To date, his team has trained over 500 barbers in more than 33 cities, and is on track to train 800 more nationwide by the end of the year. Recently, Fast Company named The Confess Project as one of “The 10 most innovative health companies of 2021.