Metta World Peace

Visiting Speakers

Metta World Peace is an American former professional basketball player. He played for six teams in the NBA and gained a reputation as one of the league’s premier defenders. He won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award in 2004, when he was also named an NBA All-Star and earned All-NBA honors. He won an NBA championship in 2010 as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.

Metta World Peace has made a life reducing the stigma surrounding Mental Health and encouraging others to seek help. Join this former NBA World Champion, entrepreneur, philanthropist and co-founder of non-profit The Artest University, as he shares his personal story of healing and living with mental illness.