Mika Weinstein joined the PREA Resource Center (PRC) as a program associate in 2017. She manages the design and implementation of PRC’s data management systems, and contributes to the production of the PREA auditor training and the processes associated with PREA auditor certification and recertification. In addition, Mika has managed the Food in Prison Project since its inception in summer 2018, overseeing the organization’s efforts to undertake the first national assessment of prison food.
Originally from California, Mika graduated summa cum laude from the University of Oregon in 2014 with a degree in planning, public policy, and management. While at Oregon, she was involved with a prison education program called Inside Out. This sparked a growing interest in and dedication to addressing a spectrum of criminal justice system issues.
Mika uses she/her pronouns.