Xavier Jennings

As a Programs Specialist for YouthBuild, Xavier is responsible for providing support, training, and leadership development to all MHYC Corpsmembers. He works closely with other YouthBuild staff to develop and implement leadership trainings within each program and oversees the agency’s Leadership Council. Xavier has been with the agency for six years and has served as the Programs Specialist since July 2010. In 2008 he graduated from MHYC’s YouthBuild program and was awarded the 2008 Metropolitan Mayor’s and Commissioners Youth Award. Xavier served as the YouthBuild Alumni Mentor for one and a half years and provided invaluable program feedback to staff as part-time student at the Community College of Denver. He is also the current President of YouthBuild USA Postsecondary Education Advisory Council known as V.O.I.C.E.S. (Views On Improving Credentials and Education Success.)

You can reach me at xavierj@mhyc.net.