Changing the world...
Preston is a University of Nevada, Reno graduate with 5+ years of experience in the non-profit industry and 10+ years in HIV prevention, treatment education, and advocacy work. This includes being a health program specialist, health educator, personal service coordinator, youth leader, youth ambassador, liaison, prevention counselor / outreach workers, case manager, etc. These positions have instilled in him a passion for working with diverse populations by assisting them in overcoming adverse circumstances, adjusting to new environments, and communicating effectively.
Myers-Briggs Personality Type (MBTI): Ambivert (extrovert and introvert), Intuitive, Feeling, Judging-Assertive #ANFJ-A
Specialties: Risk Reduction Counseling, HIV Prevention, CTR (counseling, testing, referrals), Community Development, Community Organizing, Community Outreach, LGBT, Empowerment, Suicide Prevention, Motivational Interviewing (MI), Evidence Based Interventions (EBI), Diffusion of Effective Behavioral Interventions (DEBI), HIV Testing, Health Education, Infectious Disease, Public Health, Policy Research, Advocacy, Capacity Building, Administration, Organizational Change, Client Relations, Event Management, Management, Fundraising, Grant Writing, Human Resources, Inventory Management, Training, Leadership Development, Marketing, Production, Organizational Skills, Proofreading, Spreadsheets, Staffing, Telephone skills, Training Programs, Troubleshooting, and Production.
Computer Skills: Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Office, Database, Anasazi, Follet Destiny Database 2007, Newsletters, Follet Destiny Database 2007, Internet, Research, Computer Networking, Data Entry.
Preston is an international speaker, presenter, educator, and consultant. He is often described as engaging, thought-provoking, and someone who pushes the boundaries. Preston has presented topics regarding: suicide prevention, health, sexual health, reproductive health, social media, LGBTQ+ Issues, leadership, engaging change, navigating the health care system, etc.
Preston works with a diverse range of people and organizations. In his role as a consultant, Preston has worked with state government departments, not-for-profit organizations, regional education offices, professional associations and individual schools.
Preston is accepting speaking / presenting engagements as well as consulting and training opportunities.
Act Globally, Think Locally...
Preston has served abroad to 5+ different countries providing much needed targeted assistance in a breadth of assignment areas, from HIV/AIDS activities, humanitarian assistance, post-conflict reconstruction projects as well as addressing critical needs in the areas of education and technology.
Preston is devoted to the growth of friendship and understanding among the people of the world and believe that learning about other cultures, languages, and customs is the best way to eliminate international fears and prejudices.
Preston continue his work internationally through PinkDot International where he serves as a liaison between countries, organization, and businesses.
Group Fitness Presenter
Preston loves giving back to the community and dance.
Booking GX Presto
Please contact me via Facebook messenger or via Google Document if you are interested in me doing a private group class, presentation(s), training(s), demo(s), performance/dance booking(s), having me at a community and/or fundraising/charity events -