Reclaiming Futures: Making a Difference in Forsyth County, N.C.

Many thanks to the students at the Wake Forest University School of Law who mentor Winston-Salem youth to break the cycle of drugs, alcohol and crime.

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Susan Richardson is national executive director for Reclaiming Futures. Formerly, she was a senior program officer in the health care division of the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust in North Carolina, where she led a three-year effort involving the state's juvenile justice and treatment leaders to adopt the Reclaiming Futures model by juvenile courts in six North Carolina counties. She received her B.S. in Public Health, Health Policy and Administration, from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Updated: December 05 2013