Jovanni Mahonez, Assistant Director

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Jovanni Mahonez serves as the Assistant Director of the Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service at the George Washington University. She oversees co-curricular and immersion community engagement programs, social innovation programs and funding, student leadership and training initiatives, and evaluation and assessment efforts. Jovanni is passionate about community engagement, social change, and equity and how community engagement intersects with equity and inclusion work.

She has been at GW since 2008 in various roles and serves on the annual Diversity Summit committee and chairs the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week committee. Jovanni earned her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Hood College and her master’s degree in Higher Education Administration at GW. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Business Administration at GW.