Annie Brokenleg holds a MSW from the University of South Dakota and is a Licensed Certified Social Worker. Ms. Brokenleg is the statewide Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) Coordinator. In her role, she works with several jurisdictions across the state to find alternatives to detention through an eight core strategic approach. One of those strategies is to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system. Ms. Brokenleg has been trained in three evidenced -based models: Functional
Family Therapy (FFT), Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT), and Aggression Replacement Training (ART).