Valerie Coats

Technology Coordinator

Valerie is a magna cum laude graduate of Howard University, with a degree in Psychology and Business Administration. By trade, she is a web designer and developer with expertise in user experience. Valerie supports the bridging of instructional technology with PJI Prison Scholars and is responsible for aiding in the technology integration process for returning citizens in the Pivot Program. She assists with web design, social media, email marketing, and content management. Valerie also facilitates the procurement of new technology in our prison education expansion programs. She finds her work with PJI extremely rewarding and is dedicated to empowering incarcerated individuals and supporting their reintegration into society.