Capacity Building and Community Development Manager
Harm Reduction Coalition
Jenna Haywood is the Capacity Building and Community Development Manager at Harm Reduction Coalition where she supports California-based harm reduction programs with training and technical assistance and focuses on California policy advocacy. Jenna studied Human Rights Education at the University of San Francisco, where she built harm reduction curricula for people who use drugs and their health care providers. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz, in Socio-Cultural Anthropology. For nearly a decade, Jenna has been a community and political organizer, leading progressive political field campaigns, organizing around mental and medical health care for military veterans, and working in the labor movement fighting for racial and economic justice for healthcare and service industry workers.