Emily Numbers is an Associate with JSP. She has over five years of experience fostering collaboration and facilitating dialogue among university, community, and government stakeholders to make improvements in the justice system. Her skills include facilitating interagency communication, generating solution-focused dialogue, project management, and strategic planning. Ms. Numbers has more than two years of experience managing initiatives to improve outcomes for people on community supervision as Community Corrections Planning Board Coordinator in Lucas County, Ohio. Her role included coordination of evidence-based policy changes, providing trainings, expanding quality assurance practices, and facilitating multijurisdictional information sharing.
Ms. Numbers draws on her background in communications in her approach to project management, focusing on the individual perspectives of collaborators to achieve shared goals. She has extensive practice engaging directly impacted people in dialogue about the justice system, facilitating projects and educational opportunities for incarcerated individuals in her community. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Social Thought from the University of Toledo Jessup Scott Honors College.