Giovanni Haughton has actively pursued higher education and mentorship opportunities. Originally from The San Francisco Bay Area, he is a graduate of Juniperro High School, where he joined mentorship programs as a senior. In this time, he coached freshman and sophomore students in math, English, and science courses, helping them to excel in their own educational needs.
This continued during his time at Foothill College of Los Altos, part of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District. While in studies, Giovanni Haughton continued his mentorship rolls as an Outdoor Camp Counselor and as a volunteer with the Brother-to-Brother Program.