Jovan Blanton

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Jovan Blanton (he/him/his) is a Bail Disruptor in Las Vegas, Nevada. He graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2015, where he received a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice Administration with a concentration in Human Services. He went on to achieve his Master’s of Public Administration in 2017, specializing in Government and Policy Analysis from Grand Canyon University. Jovan is currently pursuing his J.D. at Trinity Law School.

Jovan’s experience includes managing and founding a nonprofit organization which began in Las Vegas, that was primarily focused on identifying and rectifying social injustices and disparities in the criminal justice system. In addition to his philanthropy, Jovan has held numerous positions which prepared him for his new role as a Bail Disruptor, including a Nevada Bail Agent, Category III Peace officer, Mental Health technician, Case Manager, and Program Manager.