Luis Carrizales


Associate Director of City and County Policy
Community Renewal Society

Luis Carrizales, Associate Director of City and County Policy is passionate about working with community leaders to advocate for progressive criminal justice and education reform. Previously he worked at Enlace Chicago, a community-based organization in Chicago’s Southwest Side, where he convened the neighborhood-based Violence Prevention Collaborative. He coordinated violence-reduction trainings and events, worked to foster community partnerships, and advocated for policy and systems change on juvenile justice issues which include juvenile expungement, restorative justice, and disproportionate impact of Illinois justice system on Latinos. Luis received an MSW from the Jane Addams School of Social Work with a focus on Community Health & Urban Development.