I have been privileged to serve the
Rochester Community, Olmsted County, and the State of Minnesota in the
improvement of our justice system and community.

 

STATE-WIDE APPOINTMENTS

Minnesota Supreme Court, Committee for Equality and Justice, Third Judicial District Liaison , 2011-2016.

Minnesota Supreme Court, Board of Continuing Legal Education, June 2010- 2016. Rules Committee, 2010 to present.

Minnesota Supreme Court Gender Fairness Task Force, 2004- 2010. Domestic Violence subcommittee; OFP Best Practices subcommittee.

Minnesota Supreme Court’s Children’s Justice Initiative, Olmsted County, 2000 – 2013.

State Court Administrator’s Legislative Public Defender Workgroup, 2005.

 
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS 

Olmsted County Bar Association, 1990– present.

President, 2013-2014, Vice-President, 2012-2013, Past-President, 2014-2015, At Large Board Member, 2015-present.

Rochester Ethical Practices Board, Appointing Committee, 2013-2014.

Minnesota State Bar Association, 2006-2016.
Amicus Society Member, 2011-2014.

Minnesota County Attorney’s Association, 1996-present.
Juvenile Law Committee, 1996-2013
Supreme Court Continuing Legal Education Board, Representative, 2010- 2016.
Supreme Court Committee for Equality and Justice, Representative, 2011 – 2016.

 

LOCAL COMMITTEES 

Minnesota Department of Human Services Child Family Service Review, Olmsted County, Spring 2011

Olmsted County Juvenile Sexual Exploitation Workgroup, 2011.

Olmsted County Child Protection Team, Chronic Neglect Organizational Workgroup, 2011-2013.

Olmsted County Employee’s Channel One Food Drive Organizational Committee, 2011, 2012.

Olmsted County Child Mortality Review Team, 2000 – 2013.

Olmsted County Sexual Assault Interagency Council, 1997- 1999.

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Legal Assistance of Olmsted County, Board of  Directors, 2005-2008. Public Information Committee Chairperson, 2008.

Wing House, Rochester, MN, Board of Directors, 2014 – present; President, 2016-present.

Community Youth Mentorship Program, Board of Directors, 1998-99; 2016-present.