Glenn with his family from left to right: Eaven; daughter, Glenn Backes, Shea; daughter, Alessandra; wife and relatives say “better half”

What did Glenn do before he went into lobbying?

Drug Policy Alliance: Director of the California Capital Office

Soros Foundation: Director of International Harm Reduction Development Program; supporting HIV prevention, outreach, and drug treatment programs in 22 countries of the former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe.

UNICEF-Ukraine:consultant/trainer to develop programs for homeless children in Ukraine.

Doctors Without Borders/Soros Foundation: Facilitated the founding meeting of the Central Eastern European Harm Reduction Coalition

Streetwork Project, NYC: Street Outreach Worker; counselor, co-facilitator of group for young adults with HIV.

Kaiser Permanente: HIV Prevention Educator