Dr. Carmen Zabarauckas is the Executive Director, Tribunal Transformation Initiative in the Ministry of Attorney General. She and her team work to build a strong, respected, accessible and effective administrative justice sector in B.C. Carmen was previously the Director of Research, Planning, and Offender Programming with BC Corrections, turning the science of what works into operational effectiveness. Just before coming to JSB, Carmen spent a year as the Innovation Lead for the BC Public Service opening the Innovation Hub. She received her PhD in 2007 from the University of Victoria and completed postdoctoral studies at Simon Fraser University. She is currently an adjunct professor in Criminology at SFU.
Carmen consults on issues related to tribunal management, innovation, offender assessment and risk management, correctional programming, sexual offender assessment and management, offender policy and research, and program evaluation. You can learn more here https://www.linkedin.com/in/carmen-zabarauckas/ and if you’re a tweeter, you can follow Carmen at @clzabara.