Jayvon Howard was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He serves as Engaging Men Coordinator with the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence. He leads the Men of Color Caucus and serves as a member of the Anti-Oppression Committee. He also held tenure as co-chair with the Ohio Men’s Action Network and co-facilitated the creation of the Courageous Conversations. He provides training and technical assistance on engaging men in gender-based violence and working with male survivors of sexual violence. He has a background providing direct service and doing outreach and programming with survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. He is a writer, thinker and activist. Jayvon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Family Science from Miami University.