Education: Yale College
Bio: Johnny Scafidi currently serves as the Director of Community Outreach and Alumni Engagement for Dwight Hall at Yale, Center for Public Service and Social Justice. Now in his 19th year at Dwight Hall, Johnny is responsible for developing partnerships with community-based organizations and for integrating alumni within the Dwight Hall community. Johnny graduated with a BA from Yale College and, while an undergraduate, was one of the founding members of Community Health Educators which has since become a national model that provides health education to teenagers in school districts that lack formal health education curricula. Johnny and his spouse - who also works in the non-profit sector - have three children, aged 13, 11, and 7. He is proud to claim Clifton, NJ as his hometown and credits his involvement as a youth in a Teaneck, NJ family-run business as his most formative educational experience.
Other Distinctions: Board secretary for Liberty Community Services, Board President for the Edith B. Jackson Childcare Program
Contact Me About: Alumni engagement, Opportunities in New Haven, Yale and New Haven history