Alice Johnson to speak about her time in prison at Bartlett event

WATCH: Alice Johnson to speak in Bartlett tomorrow

The Memphis native who had her life sentence commuted by President Donald Trump is set to speak at a public event for the first time since her release.

Alice Marie Johnson will speak at the “Beauty Behind Bars” tour in Bartlett on Saturday.

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The program, making its stop in Bartlett Saturday, attempts to help women who struggle with low self-esteem, doubt or depression.

The event is at Andy’s Bowling Alley from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Johnson will share her story of spending decades in prison for a first-time drug offense.

After Trump commuted her sentence, Johnson met with reality TV star Kim Kardashian West – who had advocated for Johnson.

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FOX13 spoke with Johnson about that meeting. She said it was a whirlwind experience, and that she was very grateful for everyone who supported her.

Johnson told FOX13 she wants to fight for other non-violent first-time offenders serving life in prison.

On Saturday, she will also share her story to inspire women in the Mid-South.

The event is free, but you have to register for it. To register for the event, visit the event's website here.