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Kate Weaver Patterson

Managing Attorney and Director for the South Carolina Second Chance Justice Collaborative

Kate Weaver Patterson

Managing Attorney and Director for the South Carolina Second Chance Justice Collaborative

Biography

Kate leads the South Carolina Second Chance Justice Collaborative, which is a partnership between Soteria and nationwide reentry advocate Root & Rebound. The Collaborative advocates for the rights of people who have been harmed and marginalized by mass incarceration, seeking to increase access to justice and opportunity for people with records, and to fight poverty and create second chances for people in Greenville and more broadly across South Carolina. Kate grew up in Greenville and attended Duke University for her undergraduate and law degrees. She also holds a Master’s Degree in International Affairs from the University of Hong Kong. After working in New York, Charlotte and Miami, she returned home to the city she loves, looking to be a force for positive change. She lives in Greenville with her husband and their two children.

Session by Kate Weaver Patterson

The Color of Mass Incarceration

05 Mar 2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Capital II