Aabha Brown, Class XXIV

Aabha Brown is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Houston, Graduate College of Social Work.  Her passion is to illuminate racial and structural inequity and build capacity in institutions and individuals to effectively address these realities.  Her work in the field has focused on policies and programs geared to increasing equity in and access to healthcare for vulnerable populations.  She teaches courses on cultural competence, empowerment, administrative practice, assessment, global justice and policy.  In 2015, Aabha was awarded the Community Organization & Change for Social Justice Faculty Award.  Aabha and her husband James reside in Houston and have three amazing children - Justice, Raja and Taj.