Abigail (Gale) Hann, MPH
Abigail (Gale) Hann (they/them) holds a Master of Public Health degree from the Hudson College of Public Health and is the Data Coordinator for both the CLL|UCEDD and OKLEND. Additionally, Abigail works in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Primary Care Health Policy Division as a research and policy data analyst where they evaluate programs related to family and child health as well as sexual and reproductive health. As a young child, Abigail was diagnosed with learning and sensory processing disabilities and then was later diagnosed with autism as an adult. After completing the OKLEND program in 2021, they began publicly identifying as an autistic self-advocate and intentionally focusing their professional efforts on serving their communities. Abigail is passionate about how data, evaluation, and research efforts can be used to best support programs and policy, particularly for people with disabilities and the LGBTQ+ community.