Samantha Matthews is an Operations Manager at The Bail Project.
Samantha graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a B.S. in Criminal Justice & Criminology. Prior to joining TBP, she worked in direct service as an Employment Specialist at Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare, helping people with serious mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders obtain and maintain employment. Samantha has also volunteered as the Intern Supervisor and Engagement Coordinator at the Chicago Justice Project, a nonprofit that pushes for transparency of criminal justice data to inform policy change and evidence-based decision-making in the justice system.