Second Chance forum

    May 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    Fox Tucson Theatre
    17 W Congress St
    Tucson, AZ 85701

    Event moderated by Mayor Jonathan Rothschild

    Keynote: Detective Kim Bogucki, co-founder of the IF project, Seattle, WA

    A partnership between law enforcement, community leaders, currently incarcerated adults and returning citizens working to educate communities and reduce recidivism

    Local IF Project panel and success stories

    2nd Chance Outstanding Employer award

    Better Questions, Better Outcomes
    a focus on shared responsibility and understanding

    A FREE community-wide forum focused on overcoming challenges from prior convictions.

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, (since Jan. 2013).


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