Jasmine Amons is the Senior Program and Policy Associate for the Youth Justice Initiative, providing administrative, communications, and policy support. Previously, Jasmine served as a Program Associate for Adolescent Health and the FosterEd and Collaborative Responses to Commercial Sexual Exploitation Initiatives. Outside of NCYL, Jasmine hosts the monthly environmental networking event East Bay Green Drinks, is a member of Thousand Currents Young Professional Group’s Leadership Team, and is an alumna of the Women’s Foundation of California’s Women’s Policy Institute State Program. She formerly worked as the Grants and Development Manager at Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment. Jasmine graduated with a B.A. in History and a minor in Italian Studies from the University of California, Berkeley in 2013.