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Evan Dentley 
Director of Quality, Youth Worker Well-Being

Evan is one of IYI’s Directors of Quality for the Youth Worker Well-Being Project, and plays a critical role in leading the implementation of project initiatives.

As a South Side Chicago native, Evan is a dedicated advocate for youth worker well-being and community empowerment. He has worked with communities nationwide serving as a resource for advocacy and capacity building.

Evan attributes his navigation system through life to his out-of-school time experiences and lessons. He hopes to help provide better support services for youth workers to enhance their youth’s experiences.