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Advisory Group Members

Thomas Beilein Chairman, NYS Commission on Corrections
Jenny Besch Director, Westchester and Rockland Mediation Centers
Elmer Blanco Youth Member 
Laurence Busching Executive Deputy Commissioner, NYC Administration for Children's Services
Gladys Carrión Commissioner, NYS Office of Children and Family Services

John (Jack) Carter, Chairman

Hernan Carvente Youth Member
Joseph J. Cocozza, Ph.D. Director, National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice, Policy Research Associates, Inc.
Shane Correia Youth Member
Edward Fergus, Ph.D. Deputy Director, Metropolitan Center for Urban Education
Hon. Martha Walsh Hood Supervising Judge of Family Courts, 5th Judicial District
Hon. Judy Harris Kluger New York State Courts Chief of Policy and Planning
Nancy Hollander, Psy.D.  
Robert M. Maccarone Director, DCJS Office of Probation and Correctional Alternatives
Emannuel McCall Youth Member
Janice Nittoli President, The Century Foundation
Haley Reimbold Youth Member
Karen Richmond Executive Director, Children's Home of Jefferson County
Billy Rodriguez Youth Member
Euphemia Strauchn-Adams Executive Director, Families on the Move NYC

Youth aged 18-23 interested in serving with the NYS JJAG should view these resources:

- NYS JJAG Youth Membership Overview
- NYS JJAG Youth Recruitment Flyer