Meet the (RED)UCATORS
(RED)UCATORS are ambassadors that help (RED) share its mission with the next generation of impact makers. They are social engagers, community activists, and cause champions who generously use their time, talent and platforms to fight health injustices on behalf of (RED).
Lexi Underwood is an American actress and singer, best known for her role as Pearl Warren in Little Fires Everywhere on Hulu and Malia Obama in The First Lady on Showtime. She joined Freeform’s Cruel Summer for its second season, which was released this summer.
Damson Idris is a British-Nigerian actor and producer. He starred in Snowfall on FX, which debuted in 2017 . He also played the co-lead in Netflix’s film Outside the Wire (2021).
Phoebe Robinson is an American comedian, New York Times best-selling writer, and actress. She is most known for co-starring and creating the 2 Dope Queens podcast and HBO series. Her first book, You Can’t Touch My Hair (And Other Things I Still Have to Explain), debuted in 2016 and her second book, Everything’s Trash, But It’s Okay, was released in 2018.
Dayo Okeniyi is a Nigerian-American actor, popularly known for starring in the Disney+ feature Rise and Hypnotic. He also starred in the films Fresh on Hulu and Run Sweetheart Run.
Carl Nassib is a seven year NFL veteran and former captain of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. On June 21, 2021, Nassib announced publicly that he is gay, distinguishing him as the first openly gay active player in the National Football League’s 103-year history. In July of 2022, Carl Nassib launched the first volunteer-based social media platform, Rayze.
Javier Muñoz is an American actor and singer, best known for his performances on Broadway as Usnavi in the musical In the Heights and as Alexander Hamilton in the musical Hamilton. Most recently, he starred in Three Months on Paramount+, which was nominated for a GLAAD ‘Outstanding Film’ Media Award.
Chef Hong Thaimee
Originally from Chiang Mai, Thailand, Hong Thaimee is a chef, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who has served as a global ambassador for Thai cuisine and culture for nearly a decade. After successful careers as both a model and business executive in Bangkok, Hong felt drawn to pursue a more personally meaningful path. In addition to spreading her love and knowledge of Thai cuisine, giving back is central to Hong’s mission and philosophy.
Chef Tolu Eros
Tolu Eros is the Executive chef and founder of ILÉ LA, a West African concept kitchen and experiential dining room in Hollywood and ILÉ Bistro, an elevated casual offshoot of ILÉ LA, which debuted inside Citizen Public Market March 2023. Eros has been featured in CNN Africa as the next big thing to watch and in Forbes as the man who knows what billionaires eat for lunch, which has earned him the tongue in cheek moniker “The Billionaires’ Chef.”