Shukriyah Brown is currently a part time student at the University of Massachusetts Boston finishing her bachelor’s degree in human services. Ms. Brown will then pursue a Masters in Social Work.
For the last four and a half years, Ms. Brown has worked for a non-profit organization, overseeing residential services in group homes for individuals with various clinical diagnoses. A key part of her role is advocating for these individuals to ensure they have the best quality of life possible, while maintaining a person-centered approach to care.
While Ms. Brown has not yet done much work in research, over the last year she has been working to get more involved.