Noemi Cotto

Noemi received her Masters in Social Work from Hunter College Social of Social Work in 2011. Prior to joining The Bronx Defenders, Noemi was an adoption coordinator, then was promoted to social worker in the Treatment Family Foster Care division, and later on became a family therapist focusing in the Brief Strategic Family Therapy evidence-based model. She taught abstinence and healthy relationships workshops for adolescence at the Horizon detention facility in the Bronx as well as at other community resource centers. Noemi was also a team caption and help raised money for the United Jewish Association. Noemi earned her LMSW in Connecticut and holds a Student Intern Field Instructor (SIFI) Certificate from Fordham University. She holds a dual B.A. in Media and Communication and American Studies.