Kirsten Foot, PhD

Professor of Communication
University of Washington

Dr. Kirsten Foot leverages her expertise in inter-organizational relations to conduct action research on what it takes to build and sustain partnerships to counter human trafficking. She curates an open-access collection of collaboration resources and advises counter-trafficking coalitions, and has provided webinar/workshop trainings on collaboration for OVC-TTAC, the National Survivor Network, and international delegations of counter-trafficking experts.

LinkedIn Profile


Every day human trafficking survivors are overcoming trauma and rebuilding their lives.

A Bright Future for Aina

A relative coerced Aina, 15, into online sexual exploitation. Through EverFree’s support, Aina is thriving and dreams of helping others.
Read More

Marion Leads the Way

Trafficking once shattered her dreams. Now, Marion uses her experience and voice to empower other survivors and lead her community.
Read More

Powerful by Design, Sharlene’s Story

Once a victim of human trafficking, Sharlene now employs other survivors in her fashion business, empowering sustainable freedom.
Read More

Our 2023 Annual Report is here.

“The impact you see in this report is tangible – it reaches so many lives and has the power to transform the entire fight against human trafficking.”

– EverFree CEO Kelsey Morgan