Thomas E. Lockett was born in Tallahassee, Florida. He is a High School Valedictorian, and Distinguished Military Graduate of the University of Florida in Gainesville where he also played football for the Florida Gators. In his work with a local charter school,
My name is Dr. Micah Allen and I am a member of the distinguished group of Street Beat Alumni Group of 2000. As a youngster growing up in South Bay, Fl and being the niece of the visionaries and founders of this great organization, I had a front row seat to the groundwork that went into creating Street Beat. In addition, I have had the awesome opportunity to watch it flourish into what it has become today.
Street Beat 20 Year Anniversary - September 13, 2016