Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye has appointed Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo of the University of San Diego, School of Law to the Power of Democracy Steering Committee. Dr. Ferruolo replaces Hon. Deanell Tacha, Dean of Pepperdine Law School, as the representative of a law school on the committee. 

"I am excited to be a champion for K-12 civic learning at the statewide level,” said Dean Ferruolo. “As a member of the Civic Learning Partnership in San Diego County, I know that working together we can make civic learning and engagement a priority in all California schools."