This report considers Wisconsin’s current policy of automatically sentencing 17-year-olds in the adult system and examine whether or not it produces the best outcomes for youth, our communities, and Wisconsin’s taxpayers. A joint publication of the John K. MacIver Institute for Public Policy and the Texas Public Policy Foundation.
SHANNON TRACY is Communications and Event Manager at Right on Crime. She is responsible for implementing and directing the Right on Crime message as well as planning and executing local and national events hosted by Right on Crime. She is a “naturalized” Texan from northeast Ohio, having lived in the Austin area since 1999.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Shannon worked as a campaign manager, consultant, and small business owner of a consulting firm. She has worked many successful conservative campaigns across the state of Texas using her knowledge of social media, marketing, and public relations, along with fundraising and event planning to invigorate issue based and candidate campaigns to victory.