Community Fellow, Code for America
Christina Kovats is Director of Development and a founding member of Constructing Our Future, a re-entry program conceived and led by incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women. She has a passion for this vulnerable population and continues to advocate for them. A main goal of the COF team is to enlighten policymakers about issues affecting that community. Christina and other COF members developed a presence at the 2019 Indiana legislative session where they worked on numerous bills, including one that they helped draft that would end automatic termination of parental rights for parents in prison.