Attorney, Author, and Advocate

Speaker Bio

In 2012, Carissa Phelps founded Runaway Girl, Inc., a social purpose corporation (the flexible purpose corporation), to organize survivors of human trafficking around resources, networks, business, and local efforts to protect and care for survivors and victims within their own communities. Runaway Girl trainings improve protocols and responses to child sex trafficking within communities, while organizing employment and career development opportunities to runaways, former runaways, and survivor of trafficking.