Erin George

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Erin George (she/her/hers) is National Director of Policy at The Bail Project.

Erin has dedicated her career to ending criminalization, mass incarceration, and structural racism through legislative advocacy and grassroots policy campaigns. Most recently, she served as National Campaigns Manager at the Clean Slate Initiative, where she coordinated diverse coalitions to advance legislation, build community power, and shift narratives related to record clearance policies. Erin previously served as the Civil Rights Campaigns Director at Citizen Action of New York, New York State Campaigns Manager at JustLeadership USA, and Policy Coordinator at New York Lawyers for the Public Interest. She has worked on a broad array of issues including jail and prison decarceration, police accountability, pretrial justice, drug policy reform, health equity, and environmental justice.

Erin received her BA in Psychology from the University of California at Santa Barbara and her MA in Social Work with a Minor in Public Policy from Columbia University.