Sr. Manager, Partnerships and Operations

Christopher Jaffe is a Chicago-based non-profit leader and currently serves on the Leadership Team of Youth Guidance’s Becoming a Man (BAM) Program as the Senior Manager of Partnerships and Operations. He has also served on the Board of Directors for the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE) and the Alumni Board of Directors for the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration. With more than a decade of experience in the field, he has professionally supported more than 20 social service organizations to improve development and operations systems, design and implement programs, strategically plan large-scale growth, and to build capacity with fidelity. Christopher has served as an Executive Director, a non-profit founder, and has worked with organizations of varying sizes and focus areas. He holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration, and a BA from DePaul University in Sociology.

Christopher has a passion for collaborating with agencies to create and expand quality programs that serve youth in a myriad of contexts. He has invested in the study of public administration and policy issues connected in inequality, the justice system, and urban youth. Christopher lives on the northwest side of Chicago with his family.