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Tracy McDaniel receives Hon. Viola J. Taliaferro Award

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Aug. 30, 2017


Tracy McDaniel receives Hon. Viola J. Taliaferro Award from the Indiana State Bar Association


INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 30, 2017) – Tracy McDaniel’s concern and commitment to addressing domestic human trafficking were recognized at the Indiana State Bar Association’s annual awards luncheon in Indianapolis on Aug. 30, where she received the Hon. Viola J. Taliaferro Award.


McDaniel is the founder and CEO of Restored Inc., which provides services and outreach to domestic victims of sex trafficking. Tracy formulates statewide strategies to address domestic human trafficking through victim services, law enforcement coordination and awareness. She partners with the Indiana state government, local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, nonprofit leaders, and community members to provide victim and outreach services. She develops trainings for youth, professionals and provides public awareness. Tracy is a participant of the Indiana Supreme Court CSEC Committee and actively participates in recovery operations with law enforcement. She is a forensic interviewer and has a master's degree in social work with a focus on anti-demand of human trafficking and trauma counseling.




Founded in 1896, the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) is the single largest legal organization in the state. With nearly 12,000 members, the ISBA serves and advocates on behalf of its members, their clients and the public interest as the independent voice of the legal profession. The ISBA’s office is located in downtown Indianapolis. For more information about the State Bar, visit


Media Contact: Carissa Long, ISBA Director of Public Relations & Social Media, 800.266.2581,