Punitive Justice and Community Health Panelist
Martha Isabel Zapata, Ph.D., M.A. C-PRSS, is an independent evaluation and training consultant. She is the founder of Uma Tulsa, a nonprofit organization that empowers communities through culturally responsive educational programs and workforce development. Dr. Zapata’s research in the areas of mental health, parenting, and youth development has involved primarily immigrant Latino families and has produced over 18 peer-reviewed articles cited in over 200 other publications.