Sutina Green is the Life Without Parole (LWOP) Project Manager in the Children’s Rights Division of Human Rights Watch based in Los Angeles. She has more than 10 years of experience in California criminal justice reform. As the wife of a survivor of a life without parole sentence, she has more than 20 years of personal experience with the harsh realities of the sentence. She is the co-founder of Families United to End LWOP (F.U.E.L.), an organization that provides a platform for the families of those sentenced to LWOP which has been a powerful partner in our advocacy work. Most recently, she was the Communications Manager for Re:Store Justice, an organization focused on bringing restorative justice practices to our society and justice system.