Katharine Boasberg


Katharine assists the national team with its growing body of capacity building work in public defender offices across the nation.

Katharine joins PFJ after spending the last two years at the Center for Justice Innovation, where she worked as a case manager, assisting arraigned individuals who were mandated with Alternatives to Incarceration in the Brooklyn Criminal Court. Katharine is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a major in Social Theory & Practice, concentrating on prison reform. She worked as an Investigator and Mitigation Specialist in public and federal defender offices during her summers at school, which solidified her goal of pursuing a career in the criminal justice space.