Jonathan began working at Doc Wayne in October 2013. As Vice President, Jonathan wears many hats and has a variety of responsibilities including the management and development of Doc Wayne’s human capital, oversight of clinical programming and fundraising operations. Jon earned a B.A. in Psychology from UMASS Amherst, a Master’s in Psychology from New York University, and a Master’s in Social Work from Boston University. He also holds a certificate in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from the Institute for NonProfit Practice at Tufts University. Since 2003, Jonathan has worked with children and adolescents in a variety of settings as a Big Brother, coach, mentor, and therapist. His extensive experience in working with children as they process experiences of trauma enables him to thoughtfully oversee our clinical programming. Jonathan started playing baseball at age 4 and continues to play softball in a recreational league every year.
Jonathan Baum, LICSW
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