Ashoka Fellow
United States
Fellow Since 2009
My work: Preventing juvenile crime and incarceration through legal education, leadership training and 1-to-1 mentoring.

Check out this video of Christa's work:

 

This description of Christa Gannon's work was prepared when Christa Gannon was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2009.
Introduction
Christa Gannon is reducing juvenile incarceration and recidivism rates and changing the culture of the juvenile justice system by getting the system to listen to young people and turning it into a place of transformation for troubled youth.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

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