Robert Gangi, Executive Director

Bob Gangi has been an activist, community organizer and public policy advocate in New York City for over 40 years. Before he founded the Police Reform Organizing Project in April 2011, he served as Executive Director of the Correctional Association for over 29 years. He is a recognized expert on criminal justice and law enforcement issues with a particular focus on police and prison concerns. He has cultivated ongoing relationships with members of the media and policymakers which have been critical to the CA and PROP’s advocacy and public education efforts. He has written or co-written numerous op-ed pieces for the New York Times, Newsday, and Albany Times Union.

In 2012 Robert was the recipient of the American Ethical Union’s prestigious Elliott-Black Award, acknowledging his enduring dedication to the rights of vulnerable people caught up in the criminal justice system and his life’s work fighting for sweeping prison and police reform.


Anna Sugrue, Project Manager

Anna began working with PROP in January of 2017 as a design consultant with the Barnard and Columbia Design for America, where she piloted the design of a Court Monitoring App. Today, she continues to manage the design partnership in her new role as director of Court Monitoring, along with managing Court Monitoring volunteers and publishing Court Monitoring Reports.





Interested in working with PROP?

PROP is looking for Summer Interns. If you are an undergraduate, graduate student, or concerned citizen interested in a summer position, send a resume and cover letter to by April 6th, 2018. Please direct any further questions about the position to