Social Policy

Shalay Jackson


  • D.P.H., 2017, University of South Florida; Public Health
  • M.S.W., 2007, University of Michigan; Policy & Evaluation/Community & Social Systems
  • B.S.W., 2006, Florida State University; Social Work

Citrus County Education Foundation Mini-Grant Program ($4,000) Random Acts of Kindness (2014), Partners for Engaging Families (2015), Girls of Distinction (2016), and the Snap the Gap School Climate Initiative (2017)



Tomi Gomory


  • Ph.D., 1998, University of California at Berkeley; Social Welfare
  • M.S.W., 1986, New York University; Social Work
  • B.S., 1970, New York University; History and Education

Selected Peer Review Articles and Publications

Gomory, T., Gromer, J., Groton, D., Stephens, S. G., Harris, R., & Duncan, M. (2019). Client Perception and Utilization of an Innovative "One Stop" Service Center for People Experiencing Homelessness: A Mixed-Methods Case Study. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 21, 1-20.

Shamra Boel-Studt


  • Ph.D., 2014, University of Iowa School; Social Work
  • M.S.W., 2009, University of Iowa; Social Work
  • B.A., 2003, Coe College; Psychology


Selected Peer Review Articles and Publications

Boel-Studt, S., Flynn, Heather, A., Deichen Hansen, M. E., & Panisch, L. S. (2021). Enhancing behavioral health services for child welfare-involved parents: A qualitative study. Journal of Public Child Welfare,