Michael Latt has spent the past seven years working at the intersection of art and activism and culture and politics with a focus on amplifying visionary and trailblazing voices in the Movement and culture to spark change and harnessing the power of storytelling and art to help others and make a difference in communities. Michael graduated from Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts with a B.A. in PR and Advertising in 2014 where he was recently honored with the 2020 Chapman Distinguished Alumni Award. He founded the company Lead With Love in the fall of 2019 and currently acts as the corporation's CEO.
Through his company Lead With Love, Michael Latt currently works as Political Advisor and Communications Director for Award Winning Artist Common and his nonprofit Imagine Justice, Consultant for The Collective PAC, Consultant for Warner Bros. Studio, Founding Member and Marketing Director for Blackout for Human Rights. Advisor for The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Center, and Social Media Director for Traveling The Interstitium With Octavia Butler. Previously, Michael has worked with companies and organizations like Ava DuVernay's ARRAY, Color of Change, Sundance Institute, Sony Pictures, Fox Searchlight, Emerson Collective, and Campaign for Black Male Achievement. Additionally, he has worked on projects including Fruitvale Station, If Beale Street Could Talk, Crazy Rich Asians, I Am Not Your Negro, Question Bridge: Black Males, We Rise Festival, Just Mercy and more.