Chelsey is a first-year PhD student originally from the Philadelphia area. She received her BA in Psychology from Temple University in 2015. Previously, Chelsey interned in the Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice. She primarily worked with the Executive Director of Frontline Dads, collaborating on projects ranging from gun deterrence and youth violence prevention to the reintegration of returning citizens. Currently, Chelsey is an active member of a coalition addressing the opioid epidemic in Philadelphia. Her research interests are centered around drug policy reform as well as the rehabilitation and reduction of recidivism among returning citizens.