About Us

Our staff is available to assist in any way possible including consultation, referrals for expert services, motions practice and voir dire.  

Marc Bookman
Director
215-732-ACCR (2227)

Prior to becoming the Director of ACCR, Marc Bookman was a public defender for 27 years and worked in the Homicide Unit of the Defender Association of Philadelphia since its inception in 1993. 


Dana Cook
Deputy Director
215-732-2228

Dana has worked as a mitigation specialist for the past 14 years. She received her Masters in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003.  

Akeem Davis
Community Outreach Coordinator
305-797-3681
adavis@atlanticcenter.org

Akeem arrived in Philadelphia in 2011 and has worked as a theatre artist since.  As Outreach Coordinator, Akeem is responsible for fostering community partnerships to advance public education about Pennsylvania's death penalty.  Akeem holds his bachelor's degree from Florida State University.