Laura is the Policy & Project Coordinator for Adult Redeploy Illinois. She received her Master of Arts in Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago in 2017, during which she was a graduate student intern with ARI. Inspired by ARI’s mission and impact on criminal justice reform, Laura provides general policy and project coordination support to the program, assists to strengthen strategic partnerships, increases and institutionalizes information sharing, analyzes and presents data trends, and refines policies and procedures. Prior to graduate school and ARI, Laura served as a 2012 Teach For America corp member, teaching 7th grade math in the Mississippi Delta. She holds Bachelor degrees in Psychology and Spanish from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Laura Scherkenbach is Adult Redeploy Policy & Project Coordinator.(312) 793-8550