John Emery

Youth Advocate, Community Based Prevention (CBP) Program

john00John was born and raised in St. Charles parish and graduated from Destrehan High School, after which he attended the University of Tennessee Knoxville on a football scholarship. Before joining the Youth Empowerment Project, John worked in several schools within the St. Charles parish school system, coached football at Destrehan High School and also worked at Bridge City For Youth (a secure facility for youth engaged in the juvenile justice system).