Crystal Daye, MPA

Co-Project Director

Crystal Daye currently serves as a manager in the Workforce Wellbeing and Effectiveness Program in the Center for Public Safety and Resilience at RTI International. She specializes in research on policing and investigative operations, sexual assault response reform and forensics. Crystal has done extensive work on the National Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Training and Technical Assistances (SAKI TTA) efforts to create a multi-disciplinary response sexual assault investigation reform. She served as the outreach coordinator for the Understanding Work-Related Stress Among Medicolegal Death Investigators (MDIs): A National Survey and Mixed-Methods Impact Study and project coordinator for the COPS Documenting and Advancing Promising Practices in Law Enforcement-based Victim Services Program. She has experience focusing on promoting up-to-date technology and best practices among police officers, forensic examiners, sexual assault nurse examiners, victim advocates, and other professionals in the criminal justice system.