Step Up Academy of the Arts
Honoree: Hunter Brown
Type of Artist: Vocalist/Dancer/Actor
Name of School or Center: Step Up Academy of the Arts
Bio: Hunter is 12 years old and was diagnosed with Autism at age 3. He loves to sing, act and dance and dreams of being a ‘Triple Threat’ on Broadway! He aspires to be on TV some day and share his talent for acting – to show everyone Autism is just a small part of who he is. Hunter has sung the National Anthem for several events in the past two years, was featured on the Today Show, performs in vocal competitions and is part of a choral ensemble glee group. Hunter would also like to study Entomology and in his free time, loves to swim and play video games. Hunter’s Facebook page, ‘Hunter’s Voice’ was started a little over a year ago. He has over 20 countries following his journey and 1,600+ fans. He hopes to inspire others with Autism to find their passion, reach for the stars and never give up!