Mr. Rush is both a native and transplant of Atlanta and has a background in marketing and community engagement. An advocate for civic enrichment and youth empowerment, Sundiata is also on the Board of East Atlanta Kids Club, an afterschool and mentoring program. Sundiata has also been part of the Actor’s Express with debuts is Atlanta of Water by the Spoonful (Pinch ‘N’ Ouch Theatre); What Happened (New Origins Theatre), The Old Ship of Zion, and The Darker Face of the Earth (Essential Theatre). Sundiata was formally a tour guide for the Beltline Bus tours provided every Saturday from the Inman Park MARTA station.
Sundiata is an avid runner and regularly runs the Westside Trail Beltline. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and has an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.