Committee Assignments

Roy S. Moore, AL

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Southern Region

Michael G. Heavican, NE

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice (Co-Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Nominating
Past Presidents
CCJ Representative to the Council of State Governments
Federal-State Jurisdiction Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States
(term expires 10/1/16)
Mid-West Region

Craig Stowers, AK

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Security and Emergency Preparedness
Civil Justice
Tribal Relations
Western Region


Ron D. Parraguirre, NV

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Civil Justice
Resolutions
Western Region

F. Michael Kruse, AS

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
Resolutions
Western Region

 

Linda Stewart Dalianis, NH

CCJ/COSCA Court Management
Amicus Brief Review Team (Vice-Chair)
New England Region

Scott Bales, AZ

Board of Directors (term expires 2017)
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning (Co-Chair)
Amicus Brief Review Team (Board Liaison)
Education (Chair) (2017 MY Host)
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Federal-State Jurisdiction Committee of the Judicial Conference
of the United States (term expires 10/1/18)
Western Region

Stuart Rabner, NJ

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Amicus Brief Review Team
Civil Justice
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Mid-Atlantic Region

Howard W. Brill, AR

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Southern Region

 

Charles W. Daniels, NM

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Western Region

Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, CA

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning (Vice Chair)
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Western Region

 

Janet DiFiore, NY

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs (Co-Vice Chair)
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Mid-Atlantic Region

Nancy E. Rice, CO

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts
Civil Justice
Western Region

Mark D. Martin, NC

Board of Directors (term expires 2017)
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning
CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts (Board Liaison)
Amicus Brief Review Team
Education
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar (Chair)
Liaison to the Secretary of State’s Advisory Committee on Private International Law
Southern Region

Chase T. Rogers, CT

Board of Directors (term expires 2018)
CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust (Co-Vice Chair)
Civil Justice (Vice Chair)
Nominating
Representative to the NCSC Expanding Court Access to Justice Project Advisory Committee
Federal-State Jurisdiction Committee of the Judicial Conference
of the United States (term expires 10/1/18)
New England Region

 

Gerald W. VandeWalle, ND

CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts (Co-Chair)
Amicus Brief Review Team (Chair)
Nominating
Past Presidents
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates (term expires 2017)
Mid-West Region

Leo E. Strine, Jr., DE

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Mid-Atlantic Region

Alexandro C. Castro, NMI

Civil Justice
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Western Region

Eric T. Washington, DC

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust (Co-Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Nominating
Past Presidents
Representative to the NCSC Evidence-Based Pretrial Practice Advisory Committee
Liaison to the Self-Represented Litigation Network (SRLN)
Mid-Atlantic Region

Maureen O’Connor, OH

Board of Directors (President-Elect)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs (Ex Officio)
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning (Board Liaison)
Education (Board Liaison)
Nominating (Vice Chair)
Resolutions
Mid-West Region

Jorge Labarga, FL

CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts (Co-Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Southern Region

John F. Reif, OK

CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts
Civil Justice
Southern Region

Hugh P. Thompson, GA

Board of Directors (term expires 2017)
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning
Education
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation (Board Liaison)
Subcommittee on Judicial Compensation
Southern Region

Clancy Smith, OK

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning
Education
Southern Region

Robert J. Torres, Jr., GU

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning
Education
Western Region

 

Thomas A. Balmer, OR

Civil Justice (Chair)
Resolutions
Western Region

Mark E. Recktenwald, HI

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Resolutions
Western Region

 

Thomas G. Saylor, PA

CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning (2017 AM Host)
Amicus Brief Review Team
Education
Mid-Atlantic Region

Jim Jones, ID

CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts
Civil Justice
Resolutions
Western Region

Maite D. Oronoz Rodriguez, PR

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
Southern Region

Rita B. Garman, IL

CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Civil Justice
Mid-West Region

Paul A. Suttell, RI

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
New England Region

Loretta Rush, IN

Board of Directors (term expires 2018)
CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families (Co-Vice-Chair) (Board Liaison)
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
Mid-West Region

Costa M. Pleicones, SC

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Southern Region

Mark S. Cady, IA

CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families (Co-Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation (Chair)
Resolutions (Chair)
Liaison to the CSG Interstate Compact for Juveniles
Mid-West Region

David E. Gilbertson, SD

Board of Directors (Immediate Past President)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Nominating (Chair)
Past President (Chair)
Advisory Committee on Criminal Rules of the Judicial Conference
of the United States (term expires 10/1/16)
Mid-West Region

Lawton R. Nuss, KS

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
Civil Justice
Mid-West Region

Sharon Lee, TN

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Southern Region

John D. Minton, Jr., KY

Board of Directors (President)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs (ex officio)
Ex Officio a Member of All Committees
Southern Region

Nathan L. Hecht, TX

Board of Directors (term expires 2017)
CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs (Co-Chair) (Board Liaison)
CCJ Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Southern Region

Bernette Joshua Johnson, LA

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts
Southern Region

Sharon F. Keller, TX

CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Resolutions (Vice-Chair)
Southern Region

Leigh I. Saufley, ME

Board of Directors (Appointed Member) (term expires 2017)
CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Federal-State Jurisdiction Committee of the Judicial Conference
of the United States (term expires (10/1/17)
New England Region

Matthew B. Durrant, UT

Board of Directors (term expires 2018)
CCJ/COSCA Court Management (Co-Vice Chair) (Board Liaison)
Amicus Brief Review Team
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar (Vice-Chair)
Western Region

Mary Ellen Barbera, MD

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
CCJ/COSCA Security and Emergency Preparedness
Mid-Atlantic Region

Paul L. Reiber, VT

Board of Directors (First Vice President)
CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts (Board Liaison)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
CCJ/COSCA Security and Emergency Preparedness (Co-Chair)
New England Region

Ralph D. Gants, MA

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice
Civil Justice
New England Region

Rhys S. Hodge, VI

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management (Co-Chair)
Civil Justice
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Southern Region

Robert P. Young, Jr., MI

CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Mid-West Region

Donald W. Lemons, VA

Board of Directors (term expires 2018)
CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts (Co-Vice Chair)
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Representative to the American Inns of Court Foundation
Southern Region

Lorie Skjerven Gildea, MN

CCJ/COSCA Security and Emergency Preparedness
Civil Justice
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation (Vice-Chair)
Tribal Relations
Mid-West Region

Barbara A. Madsen, WA

CCJ/COSCA Elders and the Courts (Co-Vice Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Subcommittee on Judicial Compensation
Tribal Relations (Chair)
Representative to the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar/Working
Group on Legal Education and Bar Admissions
Representative to the ABA Commission on the Future of Legal Services
Western Region

William L. Waller, Jr., MS

CCJ/COSC Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Court Management
CCJ/COSCA Problem-Solving Courts
Professionalism and Competence of the Bar
Tribal Relations
Southern Region

Menis Ketchum II, WV

Board of Directors (Second Vice President)
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice (Board Liaison)
Civil Justice
Mid-Atlantic Region

Patricia Breckenridge, MO

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Courts, Children and Families
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Mid-West Region

Patience D. Roggensack, WI

CCJ/COSCA Government Affairs
Politics and Judicial Selection/Compensation
Mid-Western Region

Mike McGrath, MT

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
Western Region

E. James Burke, WY

CCJ/COSCA Access, Fairness and Public Trust
CCJ/COSCA Criminal Justice (Co-Vice Chair)
CCJ/COSCA Meeting Planning
Education
Western Region