Over the past 13 years, Walter Hull has been a rising Social Artist, Thought Leader, and Youth Advocate in Houston, TX. His choreography has roots in the stories of social justice for marginalized and minoritized communities that he refers to as his Village Responsibility. Through his assistance in building Urban Souls Dance Company, Walter has founded the U.R.B.A.N. Kids Initiative, which provides space for youth artists to develop as leaders in their communities. In addition to his artistry, Walter has shaped mentoring practices as a collaborative action in youth development organizations locally and nationally.