Philadelphia, PA - Mayor Kenney today appointed Vanessa Garrett Harley, Esq. as Deputy Managing Director for Criminal Justice and Public Safety.
Mayor Kenney also announced two other key appointments in the Office of Criminal Justice and Public Safety: Julie Wertheimer as Senior Director of Criminal Justice Reform Strategies and Programs and Theron Pride as Senior Director of Violence Prevention Strategies and Programs.
The Office of Criminal Justice and Public Safety advances the Administration’s goals for violence prevention, criminal justice reform, and service to formerly incarcerated individuals by developing partnerships between City agencies, criminal justice partners, nonprofit organizations, and community members. The Office also supports and coordinates various operating departments including Police, Fire, Prisons and Licenses and Inspections.