Posted on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Dr. Margaret Bortner, Phoenix, Federal Bureau of Prisons

Dr. Peg Bortner has dedicated 17 years of volunteering to educating women that are currently incarcerated in the Federal Bureau of Prisons in Phoenix, Arizona. Her volunteering includes assisting women with enrolling in distance learning programs through ASU and Rio Salado, teaching weekly classes and seminars, proctoring exams so that the women can obtain and or continue their education while serving their sentences. With Dr. Bortner’s dedication and time, she has grown the educational opportunities for the women in prison, helping hundreds of women achieve their dreams.