Catie E. Carden

Title: Research Specialist
Office: (304) 558-8814 extension 53360

Catie Carden holds a B.A. degree in Criminal Justice from Florida Southern College and an M.S. in Criminal Justice from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. While at Florida Southern College, she conducted research on perceptions of mental illness on college campuses. She also later served as an intern with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation while in graduate school. As part of the WV Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center, Catie’s work focuses on assessing the impact of reform efforts, such as the Justice Reinvestment Initiative, and evaluating the efficacy of community-based offender treatment programs.