Torrian Baskerville

Senior Associate, Prevention

Torrian L. Baskerville is a senior associate on the Prevention team. He leads the Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) work relative to HIV stigma, cultural responsiveness, and gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (GBM). Additionally, he provides technical assistance to community-based organizations (CBOs) in the South, and, working with a small team, he leads the implementation of the CBO Outreach Initiative. Before NASTAD, Torrian worked as the Statewide LGBTQ Prevention Manager for the Hyacinth AIDS Foundation. There he oversaw the implementation of multiple state and CDC-funded HIV prevention programs across five counties in New Jersey. He has previously worked as YMSM/MSM Coordinator for In Our Own Voices (Albany, NY) and as a Research Assistant for Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health (Atlanta, GA). Torrian is an undergraduate student of Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Advocacy and Social Justice at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst.