Michael Deegan-McCree is the Policy Associate for #Cut50. Michael helps to lead our criminal justice reform legislative and campaign efforts on both the federal and state levels.
Michael comes to us as a political adviser, researcher, and passionate criminal justice reform, advocate. Prior to working at #Cut50, Michael worked as a District Representative for California State Senator Nancy Skinner, where he worked on Public Safety and Public Health issues that impacted the East Bay Area. In addition, Michael also worked as the staff assistant for Congresswoman Barbara Lee.
Michael was born in Oakland, California and was raised in the East Bay. He graduated from Saint Mary's College of California as a Politics major with a concentration on Public Policy.