Gaia Braman-Wanek is a program specialist at Girls Group. Originally from Wisconsin, she holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Psychology from Beloit College. She is currently pursuing a Master of Social Work at the University of Michigan. With a background in working for summer education programs and disability advocacy initiatives, she is excited to continue her work with youth. Her passion lies in supporting young individuals in developing self-advocacy skills and fostering safe and inclusive spaces. In her free time, Gaia enjoys spending time with friends and family, and going on walks with her dog.