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Crystal Maloney

Chief of Innovation & Strategy, Zealous

Crystal Maloney, Chief of Innovation & Strategy, Zealous, is an attorney, social media strategist, and social justice advocate. Prior to Zealous, Crystal worked on indigent defense cases in Oregon, provided legal support to protesters, and developed social media strategy for The Appeal. She now leads strategic vision and innovation for Zealous, helps develop and implement all aspects of defender advocacy and communications, and activates and supports public defenders in leveraging their experience and expertise to move policy reform and shift the public narrative. Crystal is also a member of the Oregon Justice Resource Center’s Lawyers’ Committee, which provides amicus assistance to cases in Oregon that present significant social justice issues.