The Critical Connection Between Housing Security and Environmental Justice
The Department of Sociology's Jon H. Rieger Speakers Series will feature Dr. Cathy Kuhn on April 8th.
Dr. Kuhn joined the Metropolitan Housing Coalition as its Executive Director in the fall of 2020. She has been working in the homeless and housing field for over 20 years, serving as the Chief Strategy Officer at Families in Transition, a large homeless and housing provider in New Hampshire, as well as serving as the Director of the New Hampshire Coalition to End Homelessness, a nonprofit organization dedicated to finding effective solutions to homelessness through research, education and advocacy.
Dr. Kuhn holds a PhD in sociology/urban studies from Michigan State University and a master’s degree in resource development. Both her master’s thesis and dissertation were applied research projects aimed at enhancing delivery and outcomes of key federal housing programs.
From 1997-1999, Dr. Kuhn lived in Panama where she served as a Peace Corps Volunteer teaching environmental education in primary schools.
Currently, Dr. Kuhn is also an Adjunct Professor of Sociology, with experience teaching at numerous colleges and universities.
Attendees are asked to register for the event here and will receive a confirmation email including information about joining the webinar.