Get to Know Our Mentors
Dr. Lars Rascoe III
He was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN and attended North Central High School. He attended Indiana State University where he earned his Bachelor of the Arts in Industrial Technology Education.
Shortly after returning to Indianapolis Dr. Rascoe began teaching and developing his passion for working with youth. Between Wayne Township, Washington Township, Pike Township, and Jewel Christian Academy he has over 25 years of teaching and administrative service.
Currently Dr. Rascoe divides his time between his philanthropic efforts with Boys II Men, serving on the Traders Point School Board, and mentoring youth throughout the city. He is a member of the eastern Star Church for 22 years.
Education: Mechanical Engineering Technology, Purdue University
Career: Test Engineer
Phone: (317) 416-9743
Boys II Men made an impact in his life when he was in middle school, and he wants to share that impact and give back to the next generation.
Danny Hutcherson Jr.
Education: Business Management, Ball State University
Career: In the field of real-estate and remodeling homes.
His passion for mentoring stems from doing something to help others. He feels there is no better feeling than to see success in others and changing lives.
Kenny Cook Sr.
Education: Mechanical Engineering, IUPUI
Career: Chief Engineer for Faurecia Emissions
He wishes to follow in the footsteps of his father, who was a man that had great integrity and respect for family, friends, and the community.
Education: Health Science/Fitness, Franklin College
Career: Division Head at Camp Weequahic
He wants to teach each cadet that they can succeed in this world by having fun, working hard and always be willing to learn.
Mr. Thomas Jamerson
Education: Automated Manufacturing, ITT Technical Institute
Career: United States Navy in the engineering field.
Mr. Jamerson enjoys Boys II Men mentoring and life coaching, Eastern Star Church greeter, community involvement, music, DJ, recording music and videos, photography, bowling and various outside activities.
David Gibson Jr.
Education: Business, IUPUI
Career: Elevation is a Must LLC. — Entrepreneur
He wants to help the cadets see what he sees and more, so they can go and make a difference in their lives and the world that they live in.
Melvin Lee Thomas
Education: Business Management, Indiana University
Career: Technical Analyst at Rolls-Royce Corporation
Growing up in a home without a father, he was blessed to have mentors in his life that helped guide and directed me to become a productive citizen who gives back to his community.
Education: Public Administration, Indiana University
Career: Supplemental insurance consultant and translator for Spanish speakers
He believes that providing that support to young men can make a difference in their lives.
Education: Secondary Education, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Career: Youth sports director at Midwest Sports Complex
He wants to help others become all they can be.