Laura Johnson, Director of Program Development

Laura Johnson, Director of Program Development, is delighted to return to Eugene from Alabama, where she had been serving as Deputy Program Manager with the Equal Justice Initiative. Prior to that, she was Assistant Director of the Appropriate Dispute Resolution Center at the University of Oregon School of Law. Laura is a trained counselor, mediator, and facilitator. She is also a trained instructor with the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program, which brings university and incarcerated students together to study inside correctional facilities, and she is a member of the Oregon Inside-Out Think Tank based at the Oregon State Penitentiary. Laura has a Master’s of Education in Counseling, Family & Human Services and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communications.