"I know what it is like to overcome being labeled 'troublemaker,' only to change my behavior and be labeled as the invisible 'C' student. I want students to know that they matter, and that there is someone advocating for them."
High School Pathway Coach
Jermaine Dias has more than a decade of experience working with youth in public education.
A native of Hackensack, New Jersey, Jermaine is a 2007 graduate of the University of Virginia and an alumnus of the Cavalier football team.
He has spent the majority of his career serving as both a mental health specialist and high school football coach throughout the Charlottesville-Albemarle area.
Jermaine and his wife Tamara have been married since 2017, and they love to cheer on their National Champion ‘Hoos!