Taj Jami Gibson, the son of Wilbert and Sharon Gibson, was born in Brooklyn in 1985. Gibson's high school career took him from coast to coast. He began his high school career at Brooklyn's High School of Telecommunication Arts and Technology, before moving to Stoneridge Preparatory School in Tarzana, California as a sophomore and junior. He then spent a year at Calvary Christian School in San Fernando, California, before departing for the University of Southern California. While with the Bulls, Gibson worked with various youth groups to promote education. He joined Chicago Public School officials to promote the annual Back-to-School campaign and has provided underprivileged youth with school supplies. You can follow Taj Gibson on Twitter and Instagram @TajGibson.