Jessy Lyons is Associate Director of Green Dot, etc. Jessy holds a Master of Arts in Gender Studies from the University of Louisville. She specializes in training, curriculum development and bridging theory to practice in violence prevention strategies. Prior to joining the Green Dot, etc. team, she worked at the community level developing prevention strategy, training professionals, and consulting with community organizations toward measurable reductions in partner, sexual, and stalking violence. Jessy began her career in direct service settings, working with adolescent and adult survivors of child abuse, intimate partner violence and sexual assault.