Cat Hoke

Cat Hoke

Founder and CEO of Defy Ventures

About Cat Hoke

Cat Hoke is the founder and CEO of Defy Ventures, a national nonprofit organization that “transforms the hustle” of currently and formerly incarcerated people. Defy's results include a recidivism rate of less than 5 percent. Hoke is also the author of A Second Chance.

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How to Create Your Own Second Chance After a Public Failure

What would it be like if you were only known for the worst thing you've ever done?