Social Worker, PhD Student, & Research Assistant
Allison has been a human rights activist & community organizer since she was 17 years old. She is originally from Orlando, Florida where she focused her energy on healthcare reform. Ms. Berkowitz spent three years serving communities all over Alaska after obtaining her MSW. In 2016, she was accepted into the University of Maryland, Baltimore's School of Social Work. Since relocating to Baltimore, she's been enjoying discovering the many varied and vibrant communities of Maryland. Allison hopes to one day use the skills she's gaining in the PhD program to help create more people-centered legislation.