Dream Corps

Tenesha Bannister

Tenesha Bannister spent 16 years in federal prison and was released under the crack/cocaine provision in the First Step Act. She returned home five years early because of the bill and currently resides in South Carolina with her family. Since she’s been home she has been reunited with her family and met her grandson for the first time. She recently spoke alongside President Trump at a bipartisan justice summit on the importance of second chances, reentry, and reform.