Christopher O. Wallace is the heartbeat of MAN UP Mentoring, Inc and serves as the Co-Founder and Director of Mentor Relations.
Wallace realized mentoring was his ministry, once he surrendered his life to Christ and joined Redeeming Light Center in Eatonville, FL. He worked very closely with his pastor Thomas Brown to build and grow the Man Up Program, serving more than 40 young men on a weekly basis. Currently, he is actively involved with the youth ministry at First Baptist Orlando, working primarily with inner city boys from the Ivey Lane neighborhood.
Wallace was recognized for his community service efforts and was a recipient of the 2015 Hometownn Hero 10th Anniversary Award from Frito-Lay, Inc. and the 2011 Community Partner Award from the Boys and Girls Club of Central Florida-Downtown and Parramore Branches.
After graduating from Jones High School in 1990, he began his career with Frito- Lay Corporation spanning more than 25 years.
Wallace is a native of Orlando, FL. He and his wife are the proud parents of two sons.