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Anthony Garrett

Anthony Garrett, principal of Anthony Garrett and Associates, has over 30 years of experience building effective, winning teams. Anthony provides the strategic skills and directions to help organizations and campaigns achieve their goals and move their agenda forward. Initially trained in political campaigns, Anthony offers a wide range of services that include: hands-on management of … Continued

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sujatha baliga keynotes Yale Law School Rebellious Lawyering Conference

sujatha baliga was a keynote speaker at Yale Law School’s Rebellious Lawyering Conference in 2018 along with other keynote speakers Chinyere Ezie and Kimberlé Crenshaw. sujatha spoke about transcending sexual violence as a child sexual abuse survivor, how to end oppression without rage, and how she found her way to restorative justice. Watch sujatha’s talk. … Continued

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Nicole Pittman’s op-ed: Why Kids Don’t Belong on Sex Offender Registries

The Sacramento Bee published an op-ed penned by CYRR Director, Nicole Pittman, called Why Kids Don’t Belong on Sex Offender Registries, following the signing of Senate Bill 384 into law by California Governor Jerry Brown. With the implementation of SB 384, California juveniles are now able to petition for removal from the registry after five … Continued

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Shimica Gaskins

Shimica Gaskins is the President & CEO of GRACE/End Child Poverty CA. She has worked in law and public policy specializing in legislative, regulatory and policy issues associated with criminal justice reform and children’s rights. Prior to joining GRACE, she was executive director of Children’s Defense Fund-California, where she led statewide advocacy, policy, program and … Continued

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Rick Jacobus, a national expert in inclusionary housing and affordable homeownership, is the principal of Street Level Urban Impact Advisors. He serves as a strategic advisor to Grounded Solutions Network, a national initiative focused on building more inclusive communities. Rick served as an F.B. Heron Foundation Joint Practice Fellow at CoMetrics where he researched business … Continued

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sujatha baliga speaks about faith, forgiveness, and restorative justice at Harvard Divinity School

sujatha baliga and Fania Davis, co-executive director of Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth, were keynote speakers for Harvard Divinity School’s Religions & the Practice of Peace Colloquium Series in October 2017. The event, titled the “Restorative Justice Approach: Wisdom and Spiritual Resources for Sustainable Peace in Our Communities,” explored restorative justice, spiritual dimensions of restorative … Continued

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Sam Lewis

Sam Lewis is the Executive Director of the Anti Recidivism Coalition (ARC).  Previously, Sam served as the Director of Inside Programs. A former life prisoner himself, Sam understands the various obstacles, challenges, and difficulties the prison and reentry populations face. In 2017, Sam created the Hope And Redemption Team (HART), a first-of-its kind initiative he … Continued

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A Roadmap for Advancing Youth Diversion in Los Angeles County

Impact Justice partnered with the Youth Diversion Subcommittee of the Countywide Criminal Justice Coordination Committee in Los Angeles County to develop a plan to coordinate and scale effective youth diversion in Los Angeles County. Over the course of seven months, the Subcommittee met with key stakeholders — youth, law enforcement, advocates, and community organizations — … Continued