The WA-PCJJ consists of 25 members appointed by the Governor with 25% of the members identified as youth under the age of 25 and a majority of the members shall not be full-time employees of the federal, state, or local government.
In making appointments, the Governor shall ensure geographic, race, ethnic, and gender diversity with special consideration of those with extensive experience and knowledge in juvenile justice and who are able to affect or influence system reform and improve educational, vocational, and employment opportunities for youth across the continuum and address racial and ethnic disparities in the justice system.
The collective efforts of this broad array of stakeholders further the positive development of youth and the health and safety of the state.
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- Membership Roster - updated May 26, 2020