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Katherine Barillas

Director of child welfare policy, One Voice Texas

Katherine Barillas has over 15 years in the field of child welfare with experience in direct service, policy analysis, and advocacy. She has an MSW and a doctorate in political science. She has been the Director of Child Welfare Policy at One Voice Texas for 6 years, where she helped pass several pieces of important legislation, including changing visitation policy in foster care and suspending versus terminating Medicaid/CHIP benefits for youth placed in juvenile facilities.

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