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Sarah Rigney

Policy Analyst

Sarah joined Initiate Justice in Fall 2020 after being awarded the University of California, Berkeley’s John Gardner Public Service Fellowship. She received a Bachelors degree in Philosophy with high distinction from the University of California, Berkeley. While attending Cal, Sarah gained legislative experience in both the California State Senate and U.S. Senate. Additionally, she spent her time in Berkeley advocating for underrepresented philosophy students as the Berkeley Philosophy Department’s Equity Task Force Representative. Sarah is passionate about ending incarceration and creating a compassion-centered approach in its place.

Committee Co-Lead: Advocacy