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GAVIN THORNTON - CO-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, HAWAII APPLESEED

HONOLULU, OʻAHU

Gavin Thornton joined Hawai‘i Appleseed in 2012, and became Co-Executive Director in 2016. Gavin began his career in the AmeriCorps program in Kona, Hawai‘i in 2002. Since that time, Gavin’s work has focused on trying to ensure that low-income people have the basic resources they need to build a safe, stable foundation for a successful life. For his work in subsidized housing, Gavin was awarded the National Housing Law Project’s annual Housing Justice Award.