Bureau Chief at the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS)
- M.A., Ohio State University, 1994
Coretta D. Pettway (M.A., Ohio State University, 1994) is a Bureau Chief at the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS). She formerly served as the administrator for the Institute for Excellence in Justice, a collaborative partnership between the Criminal Justice Research Center and ODRC’s Institute on Correctional Best Practices. In order to achieve IEJ’s mission of generating, translating, and disseminating research into sound public policies that contribute to improved justice practices, Coretta was responsible for developing best practices tool-kits, which highlight best practices and lessons learned surrounding specific criminology topics, and coordinating seminars and conferences.