Jerome Dillard

Executive Director

       Jerome has worked in re-entry programming for 15 years. Experience includes: Currently the Statewide Director for EXPO (EX-Incarcerated People Organizing), an organization that advocate for formerly and currently incarcerated people be treated with dignity and respect, and upon re-entry, resources and support systems are available to assist individuals with successful community integration.

   Previous roles – 

  • Worked as the Dane County Re-Entry Coordinator
  • Created Transition from Jail to Community (TJC) model for Dane County; that reintegrated individuals from jail to the community is a collective responsibility of both the jail system and the community.
  • Worked as Human Services Program Coordinator/Recovery Support Specialist at Wisconsin Resource Center, a maximum Security mental health and AODA prison operated by DHS (Dept. of Health Service) Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (DMHSAS)
    • Collaborated with staff to facilitate WRC Inmate recovery activities
    • Provide recommendations to Clinical Director to enhance inmate involvement.
    • Develop and facilitated peer support groups for inmates.
  •  Currently a member of DOC Council on Offender Re-Entry Committee (2008-Current).
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