Contact Info & Appointments
To Schedule an Initial Appointment, Call or Video Chat
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P.O. Box 1
Woodbury, Connecticut 06798
Rev. Jeff Grant, J.D., M.Div., Co-Founder
Lynn Springer, Co-Founding Advocate
Jeff Krantz, Operations, Support Group Relations
Bill Livolsi, Support Group Relations, Coaching
Craig Stanland, Speaking, Coaching
Rev. Fr. Joseph Ciccone, Ed.D., M.Div., Supervising Minister, Religion, Spirituality
Jacqueline Polverari, M.B.A., M.S.W., Women’s Incarceration Issues, Family Issues
Joshua Cagney, M.A., Programs, Peer Mentoring, Men’s Incarceration Issues
Rev. Steve Bonenberger, M.Div., Spirituality, Religion, Writing
Seth Williams, J.D., Advocacy
Tom Hardin, Advocacy
Basia Skudrzyk, M.B.A., Marketing & Development
Progressive Prison Ministries, Inc. was founded in 2012, incorporated in 2014 and granted 510(c)(3) status in 2015. We are an outreach ministry of St. Joseph Mission Church, 450 Wilfred Terrace, Cliffside Park, NJ, 07010, Rev. Father Joseph Ciccone, Ed. D, M Div, presiding, (201) 754-4GOD, firstname.lastname@example.org, saintjosephmissionchurch.com. St. Joseph Mission Church is a parish of the Progressive Catholic Church, Rt. Rev. A. Edmund N. Cass, D Min, CFS, OCR, Presiding Bishop, Little Portion Friary, 106 Courtney Circle, Greenville, SC, 29617, mypcc.org.
Progressive Prison Ministries, Inc.
The World’s First Ministry Serving The White Collar Justice Community. 501(c)(3)
Progressive Prison Project
Innocent Spouse & Children Project
Center for Ethical Training & Transformation – U.S. (CETTUS)
Jeff is a sought-after speaker, moderator, panelist and guest preacher whose topics include: “Everything I Need to Know I Learned in Prison”, “Finding Purpose and Happiness after Personal Tragedy”, Criminal Justice Reform, Successful Alcohol and Substance Recovery (Jeff is clean & sober 18+ years), Successfully Navigating Life with Mental Health Issues, and Jeff’s own Riches-to-Rags-to-Redemption story.
Highlighted speaking venues include Main Stage Presenter at The Nantucket Project (Nantucket, MA), the Greenwich Leadership Forum (Greenwich, CT), the Corrections Ministries and Chaplains Association (CMCA) Correctional Ministry Summit (Wheaton College, IL & Philadelphia, PA), Salons at Stowe – Harriet Beecher Stowe Center (Hartford, CT), Community Health Network of Connecticut Social Determinants of Health Summit (Wallingford, CT), The Neighborhood Project (Greenwich, CT), U.S. Small Business Administration Conference (Fairfield, CT), Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York (NY, NY), Yale Divinity School (New Haven, CT) and many universities, colleges and religious institutions throughout the country. Jeff will be speaking at the Michigan State University White Collar Conference in May 2021.
Jeff is a Professional Member of the National Speakers Association. For information or to book Jeff to speak, guest preach, or for a panel or other presentation, please see his e-speakers profile here.
For Jeff’s full bio, click here.