Simone Sawyer is part of the Evident Change CAIS/JAIS team. She previously worked as the outreach and engagement specialist for Texas Health and Human Services’ Youth Empowerment Services Waiver. Prior to this she served a year as an AmeriCorps Volunteer for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and the University of Texas at Austin’s Annette Strauss Institute. Simone also has experience working as a juvenile supervision officer in a trauma-informed juvenile detention facility. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice from Huston-Tillotson University, Austin, Texas.
Recent publications from Simone Sawyer: