Valerie Gutmann

Valerie Gutmann is a Marshall Scholar completing the MSc in Comparative Social Policy. She has a MPhil in the Sociology of Marginality and Exclusion from the University of Cambridge and a BA in Sociology from the University of Chicago. Valerie is interested in ease of access to welfare systems, explored through the lens of housing subsidies, affordable housing, and homeless prevention initiatives. She has interned for a legal aid organization that represents low income tenants in eviction court and has worked for a contractor of the Chicago Housing Authority.