Christina Bain is an Affiliate of the
Human Rights and Social Movements Program, and Program Administrator for the Carr
on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery. Prior to her time at the Harvard Kennedy
School, Bain was appointed Executive Director of the Massachusetts Governor's Commission on
Sexual and Domestic Violence, a statewide commission of over 340 public and private sector
partners. She previously served as Public Affairs Liaison to Massachusetts
Lieutenant Governor Kerry Healey, where she worked on domestic violence and criminal
justice issues, including human trafficking and sex offender management.
Since 2006, she has been a member of the Massachusetts Human Trafficking Task Force, one of the 42 statewide anti-trafficking task forces funded by the U.S. Department of Justice. Bain also served as a Special Assistant to former Massachusetts Governor Jane Swift.
At the Carr Center, she and Dr. McCarthy co-chair the Regional Working Group on Modern
Slavery and Human Trafficking.