Now Accepting Nominations for the NADCP Board of Directors

Nominations are now open for the 2022-2028 class of the NADCP Board of Directors. Board members elected by the NADCP membership serve a six-year term, with this term beginning in summer 2022.

NADCP Promise
Champion proven strategies within the judicial system that empower people to change their lives.

The NADCP Board of Directors' Nominations and Orientation Committee is looking for nominees with specific experience to fill vacant positions. Preference will be given to individuals who have demonstrated commitment to the treatment court movement and have local, state, and/or national leadership experience as a chief public defender or judge, or in nonprofit management or law enforcement. Nominees must be willing to contribute to the national conversation on innovation in treatment courts and related fields.

Nominees will be reviewed by the nominations and orientation committee, selected by the full board, and then approved by NADCP membership at RISE22. An individual may self-nominate or be nominated by another person.

Please complete the nomination form and email it to Robert Partyka at by Monday, November 1, 2021.

2021-2022 NADCP Executive Committee

Hon. Karen Freeman-Wilson (chair)
President and CEO
Chicago Urban League
Chicago, Illinois

Hon. Michael Joiner (vice chair)
Judge (retired)
Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals
Birmingham, Alabama

Mr. David Wertheimer (secretary)
Adjunct Faculty
Seattle University
Seattle, Washington

Dr. Lisa Shannon (treasurer)
Associate Professor of Social Work
Morehead State University
Morehead, Kentucky

Hon. Bruce Williams (past chair)
South Carolina Court of Appeals
Columbia, South Carolina

Hon. David Aronberg
State Attorney
15th Judicial Circuit
West Palm Beach, Florida

2021-2022 NADCP Board of Directors

Hon. David L. Ashworth
President Judge
Court of Common Pleas
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Hon. John Creuzot
District Attorney
Dallas County
Dallas, Texas

Chief Mike Bosse
Chief of Police
City of Georgetown
Georgetown, Kentucky

Mrs. Abby Frutchey
Substance Use Response Coordinator
Community Caring Collaborative
East Machias, Maine

Hon. Jonathan N. Cleary
Dearborn Superior Court
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

Mr. Adam Gelb
President and CEO
Council on Criminal Justice
Atlanta, Georgia

Hon. Craig D. Hannah
Chief Judge
Buffalo City Court
Buffalo, New York

Hon. Shannon A. Holmes
36th Judicial Court
Detroit, Michigan

Mr. Brock Hunter
Criminal Defense Lawyer
Law Office of Brockton Hunter P.A.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mr. Marc Levin
Chief Policy Counsel
Council on Criminal Justice
Houston, Texas


Hon. William Meyer
Managing Arbiter
Judicial Arbiter Group, Inc.
Denver, Colorado

Hon. Allie Greenleaf Maldonado
Chief Judge
Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians
Petoskey, Michigan

Mrs. Erika L. Preuitt
Multnomah County Department of Community Justice
Portland, Oregon

Hon. Bridget McCormack
Chief Justice
Michigan Supreme Court
Lansing, Michigan


Mr. Gary Tennis
National Alliance for Model State Drug Laws
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Sen. Tom Umberg
Umberg/Zipser LLP
Irvine, California

Ms. Valerie Youngblood
Brooklyn, New York

Emeritus Board Members

Hon. Stephen Manley
Superior Court Judge
Santa Clara Court
San Jose, CA

Hon. Louis Presenza
President Judge (retired)
1st Judicial District
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hon. Robert G. Rancourt
District Judge
10th Judicial District
Center City, Minnesota

Hon. Robert Russell
Judge (retired)
Buffalo City Court
Buffalo, New York