Claire Crowley joined NCCD as a program associate in 2018, where she continues her work to support improved outcomes for youth and families involved in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems.
Prior to this, Claire’s work at the Center for Court Innovation supported implementation and evaluation of an alternative detention program that served juvenile offenders with mental health concerns. In Oakland, her work with violence prevention and youth development programs focused on demonstrating service impacts and identifying system changes to support improved outcomes. She also has supported evaluations of programs that partnered with Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services and the Delinquency Prevention Network to identify systemic barriers to meeting shared goals. Claire has a BA from the University of San Francisco and a master’s degree in social work from Columbia University, with a focus on social policy and program evaluation.