Brian Mertens

Position: Director of Outreach & High School Program

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Brian believes in the importance of introspection, critical thinking and learning by doing. As Director of High School Program, he supports a talented group of mentors in their work with students and helps ensure that the High School Program runs smoothly.

His previous professional experience includes coordinating advocacy projects with youth involved in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems and assisting high school students build their job skills through workshops and internships.

Brian holds a B.A. in Health and Societies from the University of Pennsylvania. He likes to travel, read and spend time with friends.