This award was created in 2016 by the OCDLA Juvenile Law Committee.
2016 Award Recipient
— For her tireless pursuit of justice in the juvenile courts,
“To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.”
If you would like to suggest a possible recipient for the Juvenlie Justice and Child Welfare Award for Excellence, contact Executive Director Shaun McCrea or Juvenile Law Committee chair Sarah Peterson. The Juvenile Law Committee decides on the award recipient(s) and the award is presented on the Friday of the April Annual Juvenile Law Conference. The award is not automatically presented every year.