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Robin Thompson, J.D.

Senior Program Director

Robin Hassler Thompson is the Senior Program Director for the Center's Victims of Human Trafficking Project. An attorney by training, she has over two decades of experience in public policy work and has focused this work on issues related to violence against women. She has served as the Executive Director of the Florida Governor’s Task Force on Domestic & Sexual Violence, and now consults with a wide range of clients including universities and state and national public policy and human rights advocacy groups and governmental entities at the local, state and national levels.

On the topic of human trafficking, Robin has lectured extensively on the topic and written for both national and international publications. She regularly trains physicians and other health care providers on the intersection of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. She graduated from Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, Florida in 1984 and is a lawyer and member in good standing of the Florida Bar.