Izzy Gibson

Izzy is the program coordinator for Vera's Reshaping Prosecution team. Prior to joining Vera, Izzy was a housing advocate for the New York-based nonprofit Breaking Ground. At Breaking Ground, they worked with people experiencing homelessness and helped provide access to permanent housing and other resources. Izzy also has significant personal and professional experience related to incarceration. In college, they interned at a school center called Project Rebound that worked to help incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals apply to college and integrate into college life. As a queer person, Izzy spends a lot of their free time organizing and advocating for LGBTQ+ rights. Izzy received their BA in women and gender studies at California State University, Fullerton.