Courtney Fox, Mentoring Specialist, is thrilled to join the PYD team. Courtney is passionate about working with and advocating for young people, and is driven by a commitment to promoting the mental health and well-being of youth. She recently moved to the Boston area after completing a Master’s degree at the University of Virginia in Educational Psychology and Applied Developmental Science.

Prior to graduate school, Courtney spent 3 years working as a researcher in the mentoring field. In addition, she has volunteered with a variety of youth programs as a mentor, co-teacher, and program evaluator.

Across settings, Courtney employs a strengths-based approach when working with youth, and is excited to facilitate and support positive mentoring relationships with PYD.