California Grand Jurors’ Association
Foreperson and Pro Tem Workshop


CGJA will offer four foreperson and pro tem workshops in 2017:

Saturday, July 15, in San Mateo
Sunday, July 16, in Sacramento
Saturday, July 22, in Redding
Monday, July 24, in Visalia

(See below for information on each location and hotel room rates)

The workshop will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.

‚ÄčThe cost is $60 per person for the workshop and training materials.

Coffee and light snacks will be provided in the morning only. Lunch is not included, but will be available in the hotel or at nearby restaurants.

Registration Form

Program Description:

This one-day workshop covers the leadership responsibilities of the foreperson, pro tem, and other officers of the grand jury. Topics include: how to get started; useful techniques for organizing, coordinating, and facilitating the grand jury’s work; team building; California law as it applies to the foreperson’s duties and responsibilities; the administrative and leadership roles of the foreperson and pro tem; dealing with interpersonal issues among jurors; and conflict resolution techniques. Participants take part in group activities to enhance the learning experience through the sharing of ideas.

Hotel Information

CGJA has reserved a block of rooms at a special rate for anyone wanting to spend the night. Attendees should contact the hotel directly to make a reservation prior to the cutoff date. When making a reservation, be sure to ask for the California Grand Jurors’ Association (CGJA) special rate. Do not book through the Internet unless indicated.


San Mateo, Saturday July 15
Hilton Garden San Mateo
2000 Bridgepointe Circle, San Mateo, CA 94404 (650) 356-6109

Book here:
Special room rate of $159 per night plus taxes and fees; Rate includes a buffet breakfast.
If booked by July 10, 2017

Sacramento, Sunday, July 16
Crowne Plaza Sacramento
5321 Date Avenue Sacramento, CA 95815 (916) 338-5800

Special room rate $95 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 7, 2017

Redding, Saturday, July 22
Holiday Inn and Convention Center
1900 Hilltop Drive, Redding, CA 96002 (530) 221-7500

Special room rate $92 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 15, 2017

Visalia, Monday, July 24
Wyndham Hotel Visalia
9000 West Airport Dr, Visalia, CA 93277 (559) 651-5000
Special room rate $81 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 17, 2017