Justin joined the Alignment Nashville team in 2017 as the Community Engagement Specialist. A native Tennessean and graduate of Tennessee Tech University, Justin has been working with community organizations in Nashville and across the state since 2009. His professional background includes numerous roles within substance abuse prevention coalitions including youth organizer, prevention coordinator, executive director, and peer mentor. Justin has devoted an extraordinary amount of time and energy to volunteer leadership including two current notable roles as the Advocacy Officer for the Prevention Alliance of Tennessee and as Chair of GLSEN Tennessee. He is currently working on his Master’s degree in Educational Psychology.