Shameka Parrish-Wright

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Shameka Parrish-Wright is the Community Advocacy and Partnership Manager at The Bail Project.

Prior to joining TBP, she worked as a community and voter empowerment organizer, a project manager, and, most recently, as a campaign manager. As the child of an incarcerated parent and a formerly incarcerated person herself, Shameka spends weekends doing art activities with families during visitation with The Special Project, a project of the Kentucky Foundation for Women. Shameka serves on the board of The Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research Community Council and The Sowers of Justice Network among others. She holds a degree in Human Resources. Shameka lives in Louisville with her partner and six children.