Shawn Mark

Shawn Mark (he/him) was born positive with HIV – making his life’s journey full of adversity, strength, and impact. After feeling invisible and without a purpose for the first 30 years of his life, he discovered his calling, and suddenly realized his life’s meaning: to change the perspective through which people see their world.  In … Continued

Brittany Bass

Outreach Coordinator (she/her) Brittany Bass is an Army wife to Specialist Terry Jones Jr. and mother to son, TJ and daughter, Noelle. Currently enrolled in Jackson State University – Master of Social Work Program, Britany looks forward to furthering her career advocating for vulnerable adults. As a fellow Mississippian, Brittany is aware of the increasing … Continued

Brady Dale Etzkorn-Morris

Brady Dale Etzkorn-Morris (he/him) Brady Dale Etzkorn-Morris is a national HIV advocate and public speaker living in Nashville, Tennessee.  After receiving an AIDS diagnosis in July 2009, Brady began a downward spiral into drugs, alcohol, and depression that led him down a path that resulted in several suicide attempts. When an acquaintance approached Brady saying … Continued