Shavar Johnson, MSW, MSSA

CBA Trainer/TA Specialist

Shavar comes to the CAPTC from the Recovery Resources Center, a community-based organization in Cleveland, Ohio, where he was the HIV Prevention Manager overseeing their CDC High Impact Prevention grant. Shavar holds a Master of Social Work (MSW) and a Master of Science in Social Administration (MSSA). He is excited about the opportunity to work at the CAPTC and help the CBA team in the amazing work that they do. He also wants to use his professional knowledge and experience to improve the objectives and outcomes of health departments to better meet the needs of those they serve.

Shavar’s strong speaking, writing, and training skills are invaluable to the CBA Program in furthering its mission of “Promoting Health Equity, Reducing Health Disparities” to help health departments throughout the US in addressing their unique HIV care/prevention needs.