JURIST OF THE YEAR

NOMINATION DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 6

 

On an annual basis, the Foster Care Review Board (FCRB) will recognize one jurist (referee or judge) from the State of Michigan for exemplary judicial service to abused/neglected children.

Nominations may be submitted by agencies, court personnel, CASAs, foster parents, FCRB staff and review board members, or any interested person familiar with the nominee.

Nominations will be accepted through September 6.

The recipient of this award will be selected by a committee comprised of FCRB board members, advisory committee professionals and advocates, child welfare professionals, and FCRB program staff. The award recipient will be recognized on November 6 at the FCRB annual training conference in Dearborn, Michigan.

Complete information about the Foster Care Review Board program is available at http://courts.mi.gov/Administration/SCAO/OfficesPrograms/fcrbp/Pages/Default.aspx

If you require assistance or have any questions, please contact Kathy Lohr at LohrK@courts.mi.gov.
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NOMINATOR: please enter contact information for the person submitting this nomination below:
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NOMINEE: please enter contact information for the person you are nominating.
Years of experience nominee has as a jurist:
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Please describe and provide examples of the nominee's outstanding work in processing cases to timely permanency and ensuring each child's safety and well being from the bench:
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Please describe and/or provide examples of the nominee's outstanding leadership abilities demonstrated both on the bench and in collaboration with other aspects of the child welfare system off the bench:
Please describe and/or provide examples of any additional information regarding the nominee you wish to include to support your nomination, including significant achievements and/or contributions to the child welfare field:
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