Jennifer Johnson

Jennifer Johnson

Jennifer Johnson, is the co-founder of San Francisco Behavioral Health Court and recently retired as a career Deputy Public Defender in the City and County of San Francisco. Jennifer is an extremely passionate advocate for mental health, diversion from incarceration, and behavioral health treatment as opposed to punitive action within the criminal justice system. She has won numerous awards including being named as County Champion by the Forensic Mental Health Association of California and the California State Association of Counties.

People served with compassion