Angel Winters is a grants management specialist in the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART) in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs. Ms. Winters manages awards under the SMART Office’s Adam Walsh Act Implementation Support grant program and is a contracting officer’s representative in the office’s Grants and Administration Division.
Prior to joining the SMART Office, Ms. Winters was with the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services for 20 years, where she served as a grant program specialist. Ms. Winters managed national-level grants that supported state, local and tribal law enforcement agencies and school districts across the United States, including the principal U.S. territories. In addition to managing 200-plus grants for six states, Ms. Winters was also responsible for contract management, policy guidance and development, staff training, and project management.
Ms. Winters started her federal career at the Federal Emergency Management Agency as a human services assistant, served the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a secretary and worked at the U.S. Department of Justice as an administrative assistant. She is currently pursuing a degree in psychology.