How can we reduce mass criminalization and the associated social and racial harms?

In my research, I examine efforts to mitigate these harms as well as the root causes and consequences. #Racial Inequities #Space and Place #Health #Education

I firmly believe that collaboration among and the representation of researchers, practitioners, community members, and policy makers are essential to addressing this problem.

Spotlight on the Jail Mortality Project


Snippet from the Title I, Part D Grantee Conference


Snippet from ABE Break-out Session on the Intersection of Corrections and Race


Clip from Jail is Not an Option, Community Day in Brooklyn, New York


Expert Testimony on Strategies on Managing School Security Contract Under the District’s Public Policy | Council of the District of Columbia


Below are a few organizations that I have had the pleasure to be of service to in implementing interventions, collecting data, designing surveys, conducting interviews, spear-heading focus groups, collating and analyzing data, producing best-practice reviews, auditing and compliance, facilitating workshops, providing technical assistance, or writing reports to inform practice and policy.


Columbia Justice Lab logo Child Trends



Photo from the Race, Equity, and Inclusion Summit | Correctional Management Institute of Texas