Associate Program Director
New York City Office
Coco Wheeler is an MSW graduate from the Silberman School of Social Work. With a focus on research and community organizing, their work centers on the development of safe and inclusive spaces for LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness. Previously, Coco worked as an advocate for young men incarcerated in juvenile detention, as well as families involved with the foster care system. Outside of work, Coco obsesses over Pedro Almodóvar and trying to keep her plants alive.