Kwynn M. Gonzalez-Pons, MPH, CPH

About Me

I'm a PhD Candidate in the College of Social Work at the University of Utah. A few of my interests include:

  • How technology is used to promote health and prevent violence

  • How technology is exploited to perpetuate violence 

  • Empowerment as a process and outcome among college students with relationship abuse experiences



  • PhD in Social Work (Anticipated 2021)

  • Master in Public Health, 2016

  • Bachelors in Business Management, 2012


I work as a Research Associate at Thorn as part of a team that drives research efforts to improves kids' lives. Thorn embodies all that I value in my work - being mission-driven, nimble, and brave.