Chief Executive Officer
Calvin Garner is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Living With Purpose. Calvin began his professional journey at the age of 16 years old through a high school program which led him to hold many rewarding positions. Those positions led him to a career wanting to help others while servicing the public. Calvin has worked with children and adults living with developmental disabilities for several years, he has served as a teacher and program coordinator in the Saint Louis Public Schools and he has worked with Saint Louis City Courts and Criminal System as a Deputy Juvenile Officer and a Criminal Investigator. Calvin worked with Places for People for over 5 years supporting individuals with developmental disabilities and mental health concerns. Calvin completed his AA in General Studies at Forest Park Community College and he completed his BA in Criminal Justice at Harris Stowe State University. Calvin holds certifications in CPR/First Aid, Mandt and Med Level 1 Aide.