The Reentry Project is a collaborative news initiative about the challenges of—and solutions to—prisoner reentry in Philadelphia
Lian Parsons is a senior journalism major at Temple University, graduating in December. She is originally from Boston. Her experience includes interning at Technically Philly and London’s City A.M., assistant news editor at The Temple News and freelancing for publications like Generocity. She is passionate about thorough fact checking, social justice-led reform and not logging onto Twitter first thing in the morning.