As Alignment Nashville’s Events & Communication Manager, Justin oversees all of the organization’s communication platforms and facilitates the planning and implementation of the local and national programming including the Music City SEL Conference, Nashville Hub Study Visits, and other events.
Prior to joining the Alignment Nashville team in 2017, Justin spent seven years working with anti-drug coalitions in Tennessee. As a state leader in substance abuse prevention, Justin managed state and federal grants for multiple organizations and mentored developing coalitions in Middle Tennessee and his hometown in Fentress County. He also served as a voice for coalitions to the Tennessee General Assembly as Advocacy Officer for the Prevention Alliance of Tennessee. Justin has extensive volunteer leadership experience with organizations serving youth and the LGBTQ+ community.Justin@alignmentnashville.org