Organize tenants in Project-Based Section 8 housing buildings around issues of affordability, housing preservation, and housing conditions.
With a background in community practice social work and human rights, Ivory is passionate about access to affordable housing which allows tenants to live with security and in dignity.
As a child and in adulthood, Ivory has lived in Section 8 and Public Housing. She has personally experienced the hardships of homelessness and housing insecurity. Ivory is able to work with tenants as someone who has shared similar experiences and can empathize with some of the situations they may be facing. Ivory thinks this is an important aspect of doing community work-being of the community.