“Engage – Inspire – Achieve”

“Engage – Inspire – Achieve” Where The Only Limitations Are Set By – YOU!

Important to Remember...

Even when life seems to ‘derail’ you – even that, has its purpose! Regroup. . . Aim high. . . And make the next move!


SUCCESS is about Crossing the finish line… Not, how fast you get there!

Growing Tip...

Your harvest is based on The seeds YOU plant – and how well you NURTURE them!


“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” — Helen Keller


Sasha Appotova, ESQ

image001 (1)   Sasha Appatova has a passion for helping people access fair opportunities in employment, education, housing, criminal justice, family-advancement, and community involvement.

Sasha is the Second Chance Legal Clinics Director at the Ohio Justice & Policy Center, a nonprofit law firm that promotes fair, intelligent, redemptive criminal justice systems. At OJPC, Sasha works with a team of attorneys, paralegals, and volunteers to provide free legal advice and community education about removing the barriers created by criminal record.

Sasha received her Juris Doctorate from Washington University in St. Louis in 2012 and her B.A., magna cum laude, in Political Science and English from Boston University in 2008. During law school, she worked for the St. Louis Equal Housing Opportunities Council, the Juvenile Rights and Reentry Clinic, and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Access to Justice Initiative (in Washington, D.C).

Sasha also serves on the Executive Committee of the Montgomery County Reentry Policy Board, the Legislation and Policy Committee of End Slavery Cincinnati, and the Legal Advisory Committee of Cincinnati Works.