Prof. S. David Mitchell recently delivered the opening address at the Central Missouri Reentry Summit in Columbia. The conference was sponsored by the Boone County Offender Transition Network, the Pettis County (Mo.) Community Partnership and Right Turn Reentry.
In his talk, “Am I My Brother’s or Sister’s Keeper?: Individual and Community Responsibility for Successful Ex-Offender Reentry,” Prof. Mitchell spoke about the need for increased community participation in order to make ex-offender reentry and reintegration successful.