Madison Shaffer

Madison Shaffer

Intern

Madison Shaffer is a current Master of Public Health student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, concentrating on health equity, social justice, and human rights. Originally from the DC area, Madison discovered her passion for healthy housing while working at a Housing First organization in Burlington, Vermont. She recently worked closely with local North Carolina environmental justice organizations and affordable housing advocates to reduce disparities in healthy housing through community-engaged research. Madison is interested in exploring all the complex ways housing operates as a social determinant of health and is excited to find innovative ways to reduce the barriers communities face in transforming their housing.