On October 29th, 1999 David Lee Garlock, then 20 years old, was arrested for the murder of his abuser. During his 13.5 years in an Alabama prison David's trajectory changed, and he became focused on redemption and personal betterment. Upon his release, he became involved with the Equal Justice Initiative, and graduated from Eastern University in 2017. He went on to become the Program Manager for New Person Ministries in Lancaster, PA, where he works with people on the sex offender registry, and is a member of the Lancaster County Reentry Management Organization. David speaks regularly at universities and other venues about criminal justice reform and his personal journey of redemption.