Justin came to the It Gets Better Project in 2014 and has been working with youth since 2009. He began as an employment specialist helping young people in Nicaragua before serving as an educational specialist at the DREAM Project, a non-profit school in the Dominican Republic. In 2012, Justin joined Teach For America (TFA) as a bilingual teacher in a low-income elementary school in San Antonio, Texas. Justin has a Bachelor's in International Area Studies (Latin America) and a Master's of Public Health (MPH) in Global Health Promotion from Brigham Young University. Both degrees had emphases on nonprofit international development and policy.