Mike Delsoin was born in Bedstuy, Brooklyn on September 4, 1974. Born of two Haitian immigrants, he grew up on New York Ave in Flatbush and attended South Shore High School, where he played football for four years. He continued his education at New York City Technical College and pursued his own business in Queens, New York: Dimensions Barber and Beauty Shop. Dimensions, located in Cambria Heights, has been open for over 18 years. Mr. Delsoin is very active in the community, always trying to help people get jobs and to educate them in health and finance. He has volunteered coaching basketball for over 25 years, since he feels that sports and school are the driving factors to help children become productive individuals in society.