Abby Boynton, Housing and Benefits Coordinator

 

As the Housing and Benefits Coordinator at GOSO, Abby assists our participants with securing housing, applying for public benefits, and navigating various government operations such as the NYC Human Resource Administration and shelter system. Abby double-majored in psychology and political science at the University of Arizona, where she graduated in 2013. Prior to joining GOSO, Abby worked as an Adolescent Case Manager and Insurance Liaison at a behavioral health clinic in Arizona. Abby received her MSW from Columbia University in 2019, where she spent her first year as an intern at Mobilization for Justice Legal Services providing advocacy and support services for low-income New Yorkers facing eviction or housing discrimination, and her second year as a Social Work Intern here at GOSO.