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Leadership

The Chair for the 2015-2016 term is Dr. Elba Garcia, Dallas County Commissioner, District 4. The Co-Chair is Ellyce Lindberg, Assistant District Attorney for Dallas County. The daily operations of the CJAB are managed by the Dallas County Criminal Justice Department with Director Ron Stretcher and CJAB Coordinator Jeff Segura. Questions regarding CJAB documents, agendas, and meetings can be directed to 214.761.1389.

CJAB is comprised of two primary bodies; the Executive Committee and the General Membership Committee. The Executive Committee Members are established in the by-laws. The current members are:

Chair Members:

  • CJAB Chair – The Honorable Elba Garcia, Dallas County Commissioner, District 4
  • CJAB Co-Chair – Ellyce Lindberg, Asst. District Attorney

Standing Committee Chair Members:

  • Corrections – The Honorable John Wiley Price, Dallas County Commissioner, District 3
  • Pre-Trial/Diversion – Ron Stretcher, Director, Dallas County Criminal Justice
  • Courts – Judge Gracie Lewis, Presiding Judge Criminal District Court #3
  • Fair Defense – Lynn Richardson, Dallas County Chief Public Defender
  • Jurisprudence – Ellyce Lindberg, Asst. District Attorney
  • Justice of the Peace – Judge Steve Seider, JP Pct. Pl 3
  • Juvenile Justice – Dr. Terry Snow Smith, Director, Juvenile Services
  • Law Enforcement – Chief Jim Spivey, Richardson Police Department
  • Public Policy – The Honorable Adam Medrano, Dallas City Council, District 2
  • Re-Entry – Christina Crain, Unlocking DOORS
  • Research – Dr. John Masklay, Associate Professor, University of Texas at Dallas
  • Serial Inebriate Program (SIP) - Ron Stretcher, Director, Dallas County Criminal Justice Dept.

Additional Executive Members:

  • Commissioners Court – The Honorable Clay Jenkins, Dallas County Judge
  • City of Dallas – The Honorable Mike Rawlings, Mayor
  • Dallas County R & B 1 – Chief Jim Spivey, Richardson Police Department
  • Dallas County R & B 2 – Chief Sidney Fuller, Farmers Branch Department
  • Dallas County R & B 3 – Chief Ed Morris, Balch Springs Department
  • Dallas County R & B 4 – Chief Robert Brown, Duncanville Police Department
  • The Honorable Lupe Valdez, Dallas County Sheriff
  • The Honorable Gracie Lewis, Presiding Judge Criminal District Court #3
  • The Honorable Tina Yoo, Presiding Judge of County Criminal Court #8
  • The Honorable Felicia Pitre, District Clerk
  • The Honorable John F. Warren, County Clerk
  • Jacqueline Dickerson, Regional Director, Texas Department of Criminal Justice
  • Jay Dewald, Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • Lynn Richardson, Dallas County Chief Public Defender