G. Kwame Scruggs, PhD, is the founder and director of Alchemy, Inc., and has over 20 years of experience using myth in the development of urban male youth. He holds a PhD and MA in mythological studies with an emphasis in depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California. Kwame also holds an MS in technical education with an emphasis in guidance and counseling from the University of Akron. He has conducted numerous workshops and presentations on the use of myth to engage urban youth, presenting at C.G. Jung sites of New York, Chicago, Cleveland, Washington, DC, and Philadelphia. Kwame is a board member of the Joseph Campbell Foundation and serves on the National Advisory Committee of the Creative Youth Development National Partnership. He is also an alumnus of the National Guild for Community Arts Education Leadership Institute.