University of Wisconsin–Madison

Cindy Redcross

cindy.redcross@mdrc.org

Cindy Redcross

Cindy Redcross is Deputy Director of MDRC’s Youth Development, Criminal Justice, and Employment policy area. Her expertise is in random assignment evaluations of programs that serve individuals involved in the criminal justice system. She is currently leading several projects evaluating interventions that target former prisoners and others involved in the justice system, including the U.S. Department of Labor’s multisite Enhanced Transitional Jobs Demonstration and the National Institute of Justice’s Demonstration Field Experiment. She is also leading a demonstration of a new employment-focused cognitive behavioral therapy intervention and is the Deputy Director of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Building Bridges and Bonds project, which is testing the effectiveness of innovative strategies for working with low-income and disadvantaged fathers.