Kristin McKay


969 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Areas of Expertise
Criminal Justice Policy
Race, Ethnicity, and Culture
Restorative Justice Interventions: Anti-Racist Practice + Facilitation

Learn how to facilitate Restorative Practices through anti-racist, self-aware, inquiry-based framework; build community; examine paradigms related to accountability...

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  • 41205 Restorative Justice Interventions: Anti-Racist Practice + Facilitation

Job experience

  • Social Emotional Learning Specialist at Social Justice High School, Chicago Public Schools
  • Director of Transformative Justice at Walter Payton College Prep HS, Chicago Public Schools 
  • Director, External Affairs, Umoja Chicago
  • Director of Restorative Justice, Umoja Chicago
  • Restorative Justice Practitioner, Umoja Chicago
  • Founder, A Just Approach: Equity-Centered Consulting 

Fields of Special Interest

  • Restorative Justice Practice
  • Educational Equity + Educator Training 
  • Anti-racism, self-awareness, and intersectionality 
  • Education + Criminal Justice Reform

Presentations (last 3 years)

  • Wolcott School’s Tyree Institute Annual SEL Conference Presentation, “Adult Accountability and Self-Awareness”
  •  Wolcott School’s Tyree Institute Annual Community Lecture Series, “Increasing Self-Awareness to Decrease Unintended Harm”
  •  LEAP InnovatED Summit Presentation, “Foundations of Restorative Justice”
  •  Wolcott School’s Tyree Institute Annual SEL Conference Keynote Lecture, “Understanding Harm and the Importance of School-Based Restorative Practice”