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Committee                                     Responsibilities

and Chair 

Annual Conference
Lloyd Bell
Supervises the planning of the Annual Conference; suggests policy, and establishes procedures to plan, coordinate and host the conference,
Joann Landi
Oversee all awards, including Angelo Rolando, Robert Geiss Excellence in Reporting, Local Achievement, Certificates of Special Recognition and Honor Roll.
Lloyd Bell
Oversees the financial management of the Association.
Legal & Legislative Resources
Karen Jahr
Monitors legislative activity regarding issues that affect the grand jury system; provides answers to questions regarding grand jury law process, powers and jurisdiction.
Membership Relations
Rich Knowles
Encourages membership in CGJA as well as in local chapters; facilitates exchange of best practices among the chapters; ensures coordination of members and chapters with Association initiatives.
Public Education
Kathy Wylie
Educates and promotes the California Grand Jury system and its functions to members of the general public. Work products may include developing a public repository of information, curricule, and tools to aid in the dissemination of this information.
Public Relations
Jim Ragan
Manages website, publishes Journal, educates public in support of California’s regular grand juries.
Marsha Caranci
Develops and conducts annual training programs for new grand jurors presented at statewide locations.
Jerry Kunkle
Supervises annual election of directors and submits recommended slate of officers on even-numbered years.