Jeff Baker is a mental health counselor, educator, and writer and activist. He has made lasting impact in the fields of education and mental health, in particular, having worked with such national organizations such as Mental Health America, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the School District of Philadelphia, and the Trevor Project. As a writer, his commentary has been published in numerous national publications, including Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, The Good Men Project, and Education Post. For his activism, he has received such awards as the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education’s Award for Promoting Diversity and Inclusion and the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Equity & Inclusion Fellowship.

In 2016, Jeff earned an M.Phil.Ed. in Professional Counseling from the University of Pennsylvania. The following year, at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Jeff earned an Ed.M. in Human Development and Psychology.