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Personal
  • Married, three adult children, and four grandchildren
Experience
   
  • Admitted to practice of law in Ohio in November, 1983
  • Judge, Juvenile Division, Butler County Court of Common Pleas (2008-present)
  • Magistrate, Juvenile Division, Butler County Court of Common Pleas (2003-2008)
  • Supervising Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Juvenile Division, Butler County Court of Common Pleas (1985-2001)
  • Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Juvenile Division, Butler County Court of Common Pleas (1983-2001)
  • Teacher, Archdiocese of Cincinnati Parochial Schools and Middletown City (1970-1978)
Professional Affiliations
  • Ohio Association of Juvenile Court Judges (2008-present) President-elect (presently), past Secretary and Treasurer
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (2008-present) (1986-2001)
  • Ohio Judicial Conference (2008-present)
  • Ohio Association of Magistrates (2003-2008)
  • National District Attorneys Association (1983-2001)
  • American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (1992-2001)
  • Ohio State Bar Association (1983-present)
  • Butler County Bar Association (1983-present)
  • Middletown Bar Association (1983-present)
  • Butler County Law Library Association (1983-present)
  • National Reciprocal and Family Support Enforcement Association (1983-1985)
Recognitions and Awards
  • Woman of Excellence - West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance (2012)
  • Middletown Citizen of the Year (2011)
  • Outstanding Judicial/Court Personnel Award  
    By Victims of Crime in Butler County, Ohio (1992)
  • Ohio House of Representatives-Outstanding Volunteer Service to Local Government Award (1996)
  • 16th Annual Philanthropy Day Honoree for Mid-Miami Healthcare Foundation - Cincinnati, Ohio (2002)
  • Ohio State Bar Association College
    1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
Education
  • University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio - J.D.  (1983)
  • Miami University , Oxford, Ohio – Attended Graduate School - Major: Education Administration
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio - B.S. Elementary Education (1973)
 
Community Involvement
  • Middletown Community Foundation Board of Trustees (2009-2014)
  • S.E.L.F. of Butler County Board of Trustees(2010-present) 
  • Middletown Regional Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees (1994 - 2003) Secretary: (1995-1997) Vice-Chairperson: (1999-2003)
  • Butler County Bar Association Certified Grievance Committee
    (1997-2015) Co-Chairperson: (2000-2001, 2013-14)
  • Ohio Center For Law-Related Education-Judicial Panelist For Mock Trial Competition   (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000)
  • Butler County Law Library Association Board Of Trustees (1996-2002) past President and Secretary
  • Ohio Children's Trust Fund Board Of Butler County, Chairperson:  (1994 - 1998)
  • Middletown High School Boosters All American Weekend Board  (1993 - 1996)
  • Butler County Domestic Violence Board (1993 -1996)
  • Butler-Warren County Legal Assistance Board (1984 - 1997)
  • Butler County Bar Association Scholarship Committee, Past Chairperson and Member (1986 -1995)
 
    
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