Lauren Kenney

Lauren Kenney , BS,MS

Research Associate

University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute
PO Box 210389
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221
Phone 513-556-6118

Professional Summary

Lauren Kenney is a Research Associate with the University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute (UCCI), joining the team in March of 2022. Lauren holds a Bachelor's Degree and Master's Degree in Criminal Justice and Public Safety from Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Prior to joining UCCI, Lauren worked for the Wyoming Department of Corrections, overseeing case management practices at the state prisons. During her tenure in Wyoming, Lauren oversaw and trained on evidence-based programs and practices offered to incarcerated individuals and led the state’s implementation of the Ohio Risk Assessment System (ORAS). At UCCI, Lauren specializes in risk assessments (particularly in the realms of continuous quality improvement and agency implementation) and Motivational Interviewing. Lauren is passionate about working closely with partners in the field in the shared commitment of client rehabilitation and community safety through the implementation and sustainable use of evidence-based practices.

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute
PO Box 210389
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45221
Phone: 513-556-6118