Press Release

NCJFCJ Announces $11.2 Million in Grants in 2017 to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families


Military families, drug treatment and domestic violence
continue to be key focuses

NCJFCJ Elects Don Gimbel to Board of Directors


Don GimbleThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) has elected Don Gimbel, portfolio manager for Geneva Advisors, LLC to their Board of Directors.

NCJFCJ Announces Connie Hickman Tanner as Chief Program Officer


Connie Hickman TannerThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) has announced Connie Hickman Tanner as Chief Program Officer, Child Welfare and Juvenile Law. She starts January 1, 2018.

The NCJFCJ and the University of Nevada, Reno Celebrate a Positive Sign of Enduring Partnership


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) celebrated the installation of its downtown office exterior sign in partnership with the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR). The office is located at 300 East Second Street, a Basin Street Properties building.

Dutch Bros Coffee Announced as Official Coffee of the NCJFCJ

Dutch Bros Official Coffee of the NCJFCJ
Our new Coffee maker from Dutch Brothers

NCJFCJ and National Juvenile Defender Center Address LGBTQ Youth and Adolescent Development

NCJFCJ Resolves to Help Modernize Approach to Juvenile Probation With Better Understanding of Adolescent Brain Development


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) passed a resolution supporting the commitment to juvenile probation systems that conform to the latest knowledge of adolescent brain development.

NCJFCJ Resolves to Address Homeless Youth and Families


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) recently passed a resolution at its 80th Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. addressing the needs and issues of homeless youth and families in juvenile and family courts.

The Honorable Lori A. Dumas Elected to NCJFCJ Board of Directors


The Honorable Lori A. DumasThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) has elected the Honorable Lori A. Dumas of the First Judicial District, Court of Common Pleas, Family Division in Philadelphia, Penn. to its Board of Directors.

NCJFCJ Elects Judge Egan Walker to Officer of the Board of Directors


Judge Egan WalkerThe Honorable Egan Walker of the Second Judicial District Court, Family Division, Washoe County, has been elected to the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) as secretary of the board of directors. He has served on the NCJFCJ board for two years.