Dahmein brings over 25 years of youth development and community building experience to Row New York. While serving in the United States Air Force, he earned his Bachelors in Education from UCLA and then earned his masters from Teacher’s College at Columbia University in Conflict Resolution. Dahmein worked at Harlem Children’s Zone for 8+ years, where he was integral in creating youth, family and community programming that served over 12,000 youth. Dahmein also worked for other great agencies such as the YMCA, City Year, and Phipps Community Development. Dahmein is passionate about engaging youth to attend college and wants to bring his passion for youth development to Row New York to help spread the Row New York mission throughout New York City and the world.