CJJ 2014 Awards Dinner and 30th Anniversary Celebration

 Registration is closed for this event

Each year CJJ recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of its national award recipients. Nominated and selected by CJJ members, each recipient has made significant and inspiring contributions to the juvenile justice field at the local, state, and federal levels. 

The 2014 awardees include:

  • National CJJ Spirit of Youth Award: 
    Marquis Parker (NE), Youth Leader, Mentoring Today/FREE Project
  • Tony Gobar Outstanding Juvenile Justice Specialist Award: 
    Reg Garff (UT), Juvenile Justice Specialist, Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice
  • CJJ A.L. Carlisle Child Advocacy Award: 
    David Schmidt (NM), Director, New Mexico Council on Crime and Delinquency

As we mark CJJ’s 30th Anniversary this year, we are delighted to recognize three outstanding advocates for their contributions to the field. 

We will be joined by:

  • U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas, California’s 29th District
  • Nell Bernstein, Author, Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison
  • A.L. Carlisle, CJJ Founder

The Awards Dinner will take place at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. 

If you are registered to attend the CJJ Conference, you do not need to separately register for the dinner event.  CJJ Conference registration includes a ticket to the Award Dinner.


June 19th, 2014 5:00 PM   through   8:00 PM
2500 Calvert St NW
The Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC 20008
United States
Phone: 2024670864
Individual $ 100.00
Table of 10 $ 1,000.00
Presenter $ 0.00