Christopher Mayer

Christopher Mayer was a research intern in the Center for Justice Research and Evaluation at ICJIA. He currently serves as a Recovery Counselor at Trilogy Behavioral Health, where he works with people recovering from severe and persistent mental illnesses and co-occurring substance use disorders. Christopher is also a Senior Consultant with Productive Strategies, Inc., where he leads the nonprofit practice area. He has consulted on fundraising strategy and grant proposal development with a wide array of nonprofit organizations, including healthcare practices at major hospital systems, criminal justice reentry programs, therapeutic schools, and adolescent substance use recovery centers. Christopher holds an A.M. in Social Service Administration from the University of Chicago and a B.S. in Psychology from Northwestern University.

Christopher Mayer is Authority Research Intern.


The Intersection of Homelessness and the Criminal Justice System
July 3, 2018 | Article | Homeless
This article offers an overview of state and national homelessness including prevalence and causes of homelessness, criminal justice system contacts with the homeless, and recommendations to address homelessness with a focus on justice-involved populations.
By Christopher Mayer And Jessica Reichert