John J. “Jack” Allen
James A. Kowalski, Jr.
Susan Remmer Ryzewic
Julia W. Taylor
Council Member Emeritus
Delores Barr Weaver
*Joan Amery Van Vleck (1930–2021), a committed advocate for girls and founding Leadership Council member
The Justice for Girls: Leadership Council’s work began in 2007 and continues today as an advisory council to the Policy Center.
The Leadership Council supports the Policy Center’s work by:
- Better understanding how girls enter the juvenile justice system and the critical changes needed.
- Critiquing recommendations for systemic change.
- Using community connections and expertise to raise awareness and inspire meaningful action.
- Helping execute and/or implement the final recommendations by leveraging relationships and resources.