Welcome Lauren Johnson!

Grassroots Leadership is ecstatic to welcome Lauren Johnson to our team!  Lauren is our very first Criminal Justice Advocacy and Mobilization Fellow, a new initiative to create leadership experiences during the Texas legislative session for individuals who have been impacted by the criminal justice system.  Lauren will be supporting the Criminal Justice team with our Texas Prison Closures and Video Visitation campaigns.  

Lauren Johnson is a native Austinite and currently serves as a board member with Conspire Theatre. Conspire  does theater and creative writing with women who have been impacted by incarceration. Lauren studied business communications with the University of Phoenix and is an active member of the X-Offenders Council, as well as the Travis County Reentry Planning Council. She is committed to being a voice for the people who don't know that they have one.

Lauren can be reached at LJohnson@GrassrootsLeadership.org