Darion Banister is a senior manager on the Health Systems Integration team. He supports the team in its efforts to integrate best practices and policies across the health jurisdictions focused in the End The Epidemic plan. Prior to NASTAD, Darion worked at various levels of HIV prevention and treatment work that include the University level, the community level, and the federal level. He received both his Masters of Public Administration and Bachelors of Science in Political Science from Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee. He minored in Non-profit Management and Leadership which led to his passion for non-profits and HIV provisional work.