Pronouns: they/them & she/her
Coco Wheeler is an MSW graduate from the Silberman School of Social Work. Focusing on youth action and community organizing, their work centers on the development of supportive and equitable spaces for LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness. With over a decade of experience in the field, Coco previously held roles working in a direct service capacity, both as an advocate for young men incarcerated in juvenile detention and for parents facing the removal of their children to the foster system. Outside of work, Coco loves talking movies and trying to keep her plants alive.