Board of Directors, 2019-2020


Nathan L. Hecht

Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Texas

Vice Chair

J. Joseph Baxter

State Court Administrator
Supreme Court of Rhode Island


Jerome B. Abrams
District Court Judge, First Judicial Court
Hastings, Minnesota

Elena R. Baca
Paul Hastings
Los Angeles, California

Jennifer D. Bailey  
Circuit Court Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit
Miami, Florida

Barry P. Barbash
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Washington, DC

Luther J. Battiste, III
Johnson, Toal & Battiste
Columbia, South Carolina

Tracy "T.J." BeMent
District Court Administrator
10th Judicial Administrative District, Georgia

Russell R. Brown III Court Administrator
Cleveland Municipal Court

Deborah J. Daniels 
Krieg DeVault 
Indianapolis, Indiana

Russell C. Deyo
Vice President & General Counsel (Ret.)
Johnson & Johnson

Laurie K. DudgeonDirector
Administrative Office of the Kentucky Courts

Randall Ebner
Vice President & General Counsel
Exxon Mobil Corporation

Jimmie M. Edwards 
Director, Department of Public Safety 
City of St. Louis

Michael J. HarringtonSenior Vice President & General Counsel (Ret.)
Eli Lily and Company

Sally A. Holewa
State Court Administrator
Supreme Court of North Dakota

Gary W. Lynch
Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District

David R. McAtee
Senior Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Mary C. McQueen
President, National Center for State Courts  
Williamsburg, Virginia

Dan Mozena
U.S. Ambassador, (Ret.)
Washington, DC

Kathleen Flynn Peterson
Ciresi Conlin LLP
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Paul L. Reiber
Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Vermont

Thomas W. Ross
President, Volcker Alliance, Inc.
New York City, New York

Loretta H. Rush
Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Indiana

Toko Serita
Queens Criminal Court, New York

Jeff Shorba
State Court Administrator
Minnesota Judicial Branch

Paul A. SuttellChief Justice
Supreme Court of Rhode Island