Sophie Gourgiotis is a jack-of-all trades in rhetoric and writing. She earned her Master’s Degree in rhetoric and composition in 2016 and has been working in communication leadership roles since both in academic and in non-profit work. Sophie is new to TCC this year coming from a one-year service appointment with AmeriCorps working in program development, outreach, and communication.
As the Youth & Young Adults Outreach Coordinator, Sophie is responsible for organizing and managing the youth and young adult programming like the summer camp and weekly drop-in program. Sophie is also working to expand the impact of TCC’s youth and young adult program to increase sustainable and long-term program opportunities.
Sophie’s position perfectly blends her interest and expertise in communication management, community engagement, and LGBTQ activism. She strives to make the world a more friendly and inclusive place and considers it an honor to begin working with TCC and the local community.