Aaron Ford of Poway is a criminal justice reform advocate and candidate for California Secretary of

Aaron Ford of Poway is a criminal justice reform advocate and candidate for California Secretary of State. He was born and raised in Poway, California, and attended the University of California, San Diego. He has a history of working to reduce recidivism among ex-offenders and has advocated for criminal justice reform at the state and local levels. Ford is known for his work with the Prison Reform Network, an organization that advocates for prison reform and reform of the criminal justice system. He has also worked as a juvenile court advocate and legal coordinator for the National Youth Law Center.