- Program Director, Clear My Record, Code for America
Alia is the Program Director with Clear My Record, where she leads partnerships and program strategies. Before joining Code for America, she managed a jail diversion program in Massachusetts, working to divert people with mental health and substance abuse issues away from the criminal legal system. Alia is a social worker by training and has over ten years of experience in the field, including work as a community organizer and social justice educator. Originally from Boston, she is a graduate of Harvard College and the University of Michigan. When she’s not working to improve the justice system, she loves to dance and eat anything dessert-related.