Erika Pettus

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Erika Pettus is a Bail Disruptor in Louisville, Kentucky.

Erika began advocating for criminal justice reform as a lobbyist, and then joined ACLU’S Smart Justice Advocates — a group of justice-involved individuals. The ACLU’s Smart Justice Advocates played an integral role in helping to change voting restoration laws in the state of Kentucky.

Erika is a proud mother and grandmother, and is an alumna of The University of Louisville where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work.