Beth Adubato is an associate professor of Criminal Justice at Saint Peter’s University. She has a B.A. in English, an M.A. in CJ, an MPAP from the Bloustein School of Planning and Policy and earned her Ph.D. in 2011–all from Rutgers. In addition to academic publications, she is the author of Grammar for Grownups and Life’s a Mother, a novel about single moms.
Before academia, Adubato was a news anchor/reporter in Michigan; morning anchor in Erie; and the first woman to anchor sports in Birmingham. She worked for Court TV and News12NJ. She has appeared on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Cupid, and The Following.
Beth is founder and executive director of the LINDA Organization, which collects toiletries, cosmetics, clothing, and children’s items for women who have been adversely affected by the criminal justice system.