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Autumn Burris, Founder/Director

Ms. Burris is a dedicated and passionate leading expert with over seventeen years experience in combating sexual exploitation. As the Founding Director of Survivors for Solutions and a survivor of sexual exploitation and multiple forms of violence against women, Ms. Burris utilizes her lived experience and expertise as an influential and invaluable force in effectuating public policy reform, delivering training and presentations, and fostering positive change and social recognition to exploited individuals.  Ms. Burris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science/Public Policy with minor Human Rights from the University of California, San Diego. As a subject matter expert and survivor of sexual exploitation, Autumn’s public policy advocacy experience includes the United Nations, legislative advocacy at the federal level, and testifying on California legislation. She is currently an Expert Consultant with the Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center, a Policy Consultant and Trainer with Runaway Girl, Inc., a board member of Prostitution Research and Education and Breaking Free and a member of SPACE International.