Maggy McGiffert

Institute on Domestic and Sexual Violence

Maggy McGiffert has worked for 25 years serving survivors of family violence and sexual assault. She is currently Project Manager of Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault's Expert Witness program and CORSA project, developing training resources on sexual assault for system responders. Prior to IDVSA, she worked as a consultant for nonprofits and state agencies developing policy changes, training curricula, programmatic best practices and resources on survivors' rights. She has worked on criminal justice reform and survivors' rights in the areas of housing, economic justice, and in the child support and child protective systems. She has served in leadership positions at Texas Council on Family Violence, Austin's SafePlace and Boulder's Rape Crisis Center.

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