Committee Co-Chair:  Hon. Lita Popke

lita.popke@3rdcc.org

Committee Co-Chair:  Hon. George Mertz

judge.mertz@otsegocountymi.gov

MISSION

The Committee works to enable Judges to meaningfully engage judges, policymakers, and the public to better understand the indispensable role of the Judiciary.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

To fulfill the Mission, the Committee is responsible for:

  • Planning MJA’s Annual Conference
  • Bestowing the Hilda Gage Award
  • Professional Development & Continuing Judicial Education
  • Webpage & Social Media Development and maintenance.

COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

Hon. Pam Lighvoet

Hon. Gerald Prill

Hon. Paul E. Stutesman

Hon. Michael Warren

Hon. Roy Mienk

Hon. Suzanne Hoseth Kreeger

Hon. Karen McDonald