May 02, 2019
Carly Pace
Sex Trafficking
Selah Freedom is a national organization with the mission to end sex trafficking and bring freedom to the exploited through four strong programs: Advocacy and Awareness, Prevention, Outreach, and Residential. Selah Freedom confronts the issue of sex trafficking and is upheld as the model for how to effectively bring solutions to survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation."
Carly Pace is a Residential and Advocacy & Awareness Advocate with Selah Freedom, the nation’s leading anti-sex trafficking nonprofit organization. She originally got involved in Selah Freedom’s mission as a volunteer, but she knew she wanted to make an even greater impact in the lives of survivors, which led her to joining the organization full-time. Carly became passionate about the issues of gender inequality and sexual exploitation as an undergraduate and graduate student. She has experience providing direct services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and has conducted research evaluating policy regarding these issues. In addition to working with survivors in Selah Freedom’s Residential Program, she leads trainings with local communities to help them gain a deeper understanding of sex trafficking, how to identify it and how to best serve this population. She is also a member of Selah Freedom’s team taking on legislative initiatives. Carly holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Philosophy and Spanish from Loyola University Chicago and a Master of Arts degree in Social Service Administration from the University of Chicago.