Kerry Mulligan

Kerry Mulligan is the Vice President for Data-Driven Interventions at the Center for Policing Equity (CPE), where she oversees a team dedicated to creating data-informed products designed to empower law enforcement agencies and communities to create more equitable public safety. Kerry is an experienced researcher with a commitment to social justice, evidence-based reform, and effectively translating research to practice.

Prior to joining CPE, Kerry worked as a Project Director at the Data Collaborative for Justice, where she oversaw policy evaluation and technical assistance work. She has also worked as a Senior Researcher at the New York City Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, as an Assistant Professor of Law & Society at Sage College of Albany, and served as a City Council appointee to the Community Police Review Board in Albany, New York. She earned a PhD. and MA in Sociology from the University of California, Riverside and a B.A. in Sociology and Social Work from the College of Saint Rose. Kerry’s scholarly work has been published in Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Law & Society, Social Problems, and Research in Social Movements, Conflicts, and Change.