Fellow, Aging & Public Health
Raina Benford is a second-year Masters of Public Health Student with an interest in the intersections of public health and the built environment. She also has a passion for gerontology, particularly aging in place, and community resources for older adults. As a recent graduate from the University of Nevada, Reno, she is new to Fort Collins and loves the city’s passion for sustainability and transportation resources. In the future, Raina hopes to work to better the lives of older adults through both sustainability and public health initiatives. At IBE, Raina will collaborate on age-friendly housing research and initiatives.