Meet Our Mentors

Our mentors come from different walks of life and artistic paths, all connected by their love for the arts and a passion to pay it forward.

They are Guitars Over Guns’ heart and soul, implementing and customizing our comprehensive curriculum that uses arts-based mentoring as a powerful intervention tool for young people.

Interested in joining our mentor team? Please contact our leadership below for more information:

Walker Moseley
Regional Director, Miami

Phil Jacobson
Community Partnerships Coordinator, Chicago

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“Starve” Marve Afolayan
“Starve” Marve Afolayan Production
Caleb Alcime
Caleb Alcime Drums
Rachel Angel
Rachel Angel Guitar
Inez Barlatier
Inez Barlatier Guitar & Vocals
Bryce Bottomly
Bryce Bottomly Guitar
Kim Cameron
Kim Cameron Vocals
Natalie Cole
Natalie Cole Guitar & Music Therapist
“Ron Don” Dalrymple
“Ron Don” Dalrymple Drums & Production
Alejandro Elizondo
Alejandro Elizondo Guitar & Keys
Sofy Encanto
Sofy Encanto Vocals
Juner Etienne
Juner Etienne Keys
Michelle Forman
Michelle Forman Director, Alumni Vocal Ensemble
Corinne Francilus
Corinne Francilus Rap
Justine Garcia
Justine Garcia Vocals
Gene Paul Gayol
Gene Paul Gayol Director, Alumni Band & Camillus House Hope Choir
Sean “Birdman” Gould
Sean “Birdman” Gould Guitar
Jalisa Faye Graham
Jalisa Faye Graham Vocals
Susie Green
Susie Green Production
Richard Hargett
Richard Hargett Drums
Danny Hayoun
Danny Hayoun Guitar
Armando “Primo” Hernandez
Armando “Primo” Hernandez Production
J Howard
J Howard Production & Drums
Tim Jago
Tim Jago Guitar
Shawnnette “RIMIDI” Longley
Shawnnette “RIMIDI” Longley Vocals
Tif “Boom” Lusan
Tif “Boom” Lusan Rap & Poetry
Leo “DaVincci” Mayorga
Leo “DaVincci” Mayorga Rap
Diego Melgar
Diego Melgar Guitar
Johann C. Muñoz
Johann C. Muñoz Visual Art
Nabedi Osorio
Nabedi Osorio Drums
Jean Petit-Homme
Jean Petit-Homme Keys & Drums
Gabriel “Junior” Pierre
Gabriel “Junior” Pierre Bass
Calli Scofidio
Calli Scofidio Vocals & Keys
Sierra Shaw
Sierra Shaw Rap
Antonio Monty Shelton
Antonio Monty Shelton Director, Music Solutions Lab @ Educate Tomorrow
Russ Spiegel
Russ Spiegel Guitar
Sarah Stephens
Sarah Stephens Vocals
James Valsaint
James Valsaint Guitar & Spoken Word