Brittany Lovely, the Washington Statewide Reentry Council Coordinator, is a passionate criminal legal reform and racial justice advocate. As a formerly incarcerated woman of color, Ms. Lovely provides unique expertise through her lived experience, community advocacy, and public policy work. She serves on multiple federal and statewide coalitions focused on policy solutions to eliminate barriers for those exiting incarceration.
Brittany graduated Summa Cum Laude from Washington State University in Vancouver, WA, where she achieved her Bachelor Degree in Public Affairs with a concentration in Justice. During the 2020 Legislative session, she served in the Washington State House of Representatives as a Legislative Policy Intern, where she had the opportunity to engage with the legislature firsthand, furthering her commitment to public service – specifically, her dedication to criminal legal reform. Prior to this, Brittany worked as the TRIO Student Support Services Program Coordinator at Lower Columbia College where she acted as a key support for disadvantaged student populations. She is committed to serving her community with the goal of creating a better future for all.