Emily Baxter

Emily Baxter


Company: We Are All Criminals
Role: Session Presenter Session: Beyond Ban the Box: Hiring People with Criminal Records (S5-C)

Emily Baxter is the director of We Are All Criminals and a former fellow at the University of Minnesota Law School Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice.

Prior to this, Emily served as the director of Advocacy and Public Policy at the Council on Crime and Justice in Minneapolis, Minn., and as an assistant public defender at the Regional Native Public Defense Corporation, representing indigent members of the Leech Lake and White Earth Bands of Ojibwe charged with crimes in Minnesota state court.

Emily began developing We Are All Criminals through an Archibald Bush Leadership Fellowship in 2012.