Washington D.C.

Kristina Roth

Senior Advocate, Criminal Justice Program • Movement Building • Programs

Kristina Roth is the Senior Advocate for Criminal Justice Programs at Amnesty International USA. She oversees the organization’s work to abolish the death penalty and stop unlawful killings by police. She serves as AIUSA’s expert on these matters and works regularly with grassroots activists, impacted communities, elected officials and other top stakeholders to put an end to these urgent human rights abuses. Kristina has represented the organization before the UN Special Rapporteur on Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Other Forms of Intolerance and at the annual Fast and Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty, her analysis has appeared in The Guardian, The Washington Post, Deutsch Welle, AJ+, and other outlets.