Miea Walker serves as the Criminal Justice Manager for Forward Justice. Prior to this role, Miea was Engagement Coordinator for Second Chance Alliance. Having served a nine year prison sentence herself, she advocates for policy reform, engages individuals with criminal records around reentry issues, and builds support among allied organization. Miea is on the steering committee of the Capital Area Reentry Council and serves as the Chair of the Christian Community Development Association Mass Incarceration Task Force. She received her Undergraduate Degree from Shaw University and her Masters Degree in Social Work from North Carolina State University. Miea resides in the Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina area.