Take A Breath 2022
Avalon Housing, Coalition for Re-Envisioning our Safety
Aubrey Patiño currently serves as the Executive Director of Avalon Housing, whose mission is to build healthy, safe, and inclusive supportive housing communities as a long-term solution to homelessness. Aubrey is also a founding member, and core organizer with the Coalition for Re-Envisioning our Safety, an unarmed non-police public safety response program. She has been doing housing justice work for over 15 years; working with people experiencing homelessness, leading systems change initiatives, community organizing work, and innovative housing first programs. Aubrey holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan with a concentration in Community Organizing.