Distinguished Service Award recipient - Alan Carlson, Chief Executive Officer, Superior Court of Orange County. He is a state and national leader in the field of public access to court records and e-filing.
The awards honor those who have made significant contributions to the judicial branch and who demonstrate a long-term commitment to improving access to our courts and improved access for low- and moderate-income Californians.
Aranda Access to Justice Award recipient - Judge Colleen T. White, Superior Court of Ventura County. She created court programs that aid the homeless, military veterans, elders facing domestic violence, and pregnant women struggling with child custody because of substance abuse.