Hasshan BattsProgram Host
Dr. Hasshan Batts is the Director of Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley and is a content and context expert who works to uplift the voices of those most impacted, who possess the intimate and creative solutions yet are often ignored. He is a champion in the Lehigh Valley for trauma-informed care, restorative practices, reentry, community engagement and collective impact. Hasshan is a survivor, healer, son, father, husband, champion, neighbor and friend. Dr. Batts possesses a unique lens as someone with lived experience, as well as being a practitioner, nonprofit administrator and community-based participatory researcher. He recently joined WDIY as a volunteer and host of Let's Talk.
Dr. Hasshan Batts welcomes Julie, Marcus, and Mike Viglianti as his first guests on Let's Talk where they discuss "The Talk," a common practice in many households with various interpretations.