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Cherise Fanno Burdeen

Chief Executive Officer, Pretrial Justice Institute

About Cherise Fanno Burdeen

Cherise Fanno Burdeen has spent more than 20 years working to improve public safety policies and practices across the country. After earning a bachelors degree in public administration from Miami University (Ohio) and a masters degree in criminal justice from Indiana University, she began her career with the Department Of Justice's National Institute of Justice. After fieldwork that included time with the Safer Foundation in Chicago and post-9/11 federal service with the Department of Homeland Security, Ms. Fanno Burdeen joined the Pretrial Justice Institute.