John is a criminal justice reform advocate with extensive experience developing policy strategies for successful reform campaigns. As Director of State Policy at Alliance for Safety and Justice (ASJ), John leads the research and development of new policy approaches in support of ASJ’s work across states. Prior to joining ASJ, John crafted policy strategies for numerous criminal justice reform efforts, both legislative and ballot campaigns, in states across the country. John holds a J.D. from NYU School of Law and a B.A. from the University of Chicago. He lives in New York.