Toson started Caught Up in 2015 to change the lives of at risk youth in Detroit.
Founder & President
Deandre has been volunteering with Caught Up for the past two years. He now leads our Project Re-Entry program. DeAndree Watson is an ethical, principled and passionate servant-leader dedicated to pursuing social justice, equality and a higher quality of life for all people. He graduated from Lewis Cass Technical High School in Detroit in 2008 before attending the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts in 2012.
Project Re-Entry Coordinator
Al is a specialist in IT. He currently volunteers with our Project Re-Entry Program.
Alice has been working with Caught Up for the past year. She is respoisble for planning major projects such a s Giving Tuesday, Banquet and Youth Retreat.
Specical Projects Manager
Clara has been volunteering with Caught Up for the past two years. She helps plan our annual youth retreat and banquet.
Emmanuel Ogua is new to the Caught-Up team. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, Emmanuel obtained a bachelor’s degree in communication, with minors in leadership and law from Central Michigan University and is currently completing his Masters in communication at Central Michigan University. Programs and offices at CMU that Emmanuel has been a part of include Multicultural Academic Student Services, Office of Residence Life, The Leadership Institute, Office of Information Technology, TRIO Upward Bound, and Men About Change.
Andrea McCullough, a native of Detroit, Michigan, is an academic and scholarship strategist who has spent the last 5 years inspiring, educating and equipping students and their families to achieve their academic goals. She finds great pleasure in guiding families through the college and scholarship process and preparing students to transition into their dream careers debtfree. Andrea has aided students in winning over $150,000 to go towards their academic endeavors. Her work does not end with college preparation and scholarship strategies, she also has a passion for steering students towards gaining real world experience in their desired career field