Pioneer Human Services Featured on "Creating a New Life" Podcast
Our CEO, Karen Lee, was featured on Jeremy Ryan Slate's podcast "Creating a New Life." She was featured on December 4 on Jeremy's "Freestyle Friday." Listen to the podcast HERE. They discussed the barriers and stigmas that justice-involved individuals face when re-entering our communities and how everyone can help give individuals a second chance.
As Chief Executive Officer of Pioneer Human Services, Karen Lee leads one of the nation’s largest nonprofit social-enterprise organizations in the United States. Under Karen’s leadership, Pioneer successfully operates several revenue-generating businesses that provide living wage jobs to mission-related employees and helps to fund its mission of empowering people who have been involved in the legal system to build healthy, productive lives. Headquartered in Seattle, Pioneer serves over 10,000 people a year through its diversion, treatment, housing and job training programs. Karen is a graduate of the University of Washington School of Law and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
You can also watch the YouTube version HERE.