Annabel Davis-Goff

Director, Bennington College's Prison Education Initiative

New York, NY

Annabel Davis-Goff is the director of Bennington College’s Prison Education Initiative (PEI). PEI offers Bennington College courses with transferable credits at Great Meadow, a maximum-security men’s prison in Comstock, New York. She is the director of Bennington’s Incarceration in America initiative, which offers courses, visiting speakers, theatrical events, conferences, think tanks, and panels focused of public action and policy around criminal justice reform. She is also co-chair of the board of directors of Housing+Solutions (H+S), an organization that provides community-based housing and comprehensive services to women and their children. H+S developed the first family alternative to incarceration program in the country, and is now expanding the program to divert women from Rikers Island.