Joli M. Ienuso

Joli M. Ienuso, MEd completed her Masters of Education in Human Sexuality from Widener University in 2016, and her Bachelors of Arts in Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies from Barnard College in 2012. She began her work with Sexual Violence Response & Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center (SVR) of Columbia University in January 2016. With SVR, Joli develops and implements workshop in a wide range of topics related to healthy sexuality and violence prevention for student and administrative populations. Within her role, Joli also provides direct services to students as a certified rape crisis counselor. Joli is the co-chair of the Manhattan Sexual Assault Task Force Campus Subcommittee and an authoring member of the Curriculum Committee of OutSmart NYC.

In May 2018 Joli received the Lydia Martinez Multidisciplinary Collaboration Award for her work as a Sexual Violence Preventionist. Joli has been a featured speaker at national conferences including, but not limited to, National Sex Ed, American Men’s Studies Association (AMSA), American Association of Sexual Educators Counselors and Therapists (AASECT), and National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Strategies Conference.


  • M.Ed., Human sexuality, Widener University
  • B.A.,  Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, Barnard College