About ACE! < Back to ACE! Staff Directory Lynnea Davis Graduate Research AssistantLynnea graduated from Rutgers University in 2019. She majored in Psychology and Criminal Justice and minored in Sociology. During her undergraduate studies, she took on a social work internship in a juvenile detention center where her passion for juvenile justice reached new heights. She is now a second-year PhD student and Graduate Research Assistant in the CLS program.DegreesB.A. in Psychology and Criminal Justice (Rutgers University) Research InterestsJuvenile justiceRacial disproportionalitiesProgram development and evaluationSchool-to-prison pipelineMotivational interviewing Current ProjectsI.M. Stepping Up which is a national study of county efforts to reduce the occurrence of individuals with mental illness in jail.