Judicial Evaluation

The purpose of the Judicial Evaluation Committee ("JEC") is to evaluate the qualifications of all candidates seeking appointment to the office of Judge of the Sonoma County Superior Court; to the office of Justice of the First District Court of Appeal of the State of California; and to the office of Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of California. The Committee operates under the requirements of the JEC Operating Rules (PDF).

2021-2022 Chair

Kathleen Pozzi

Kathleen Pozzi

Sonoma County Public Defender's Office

2021-2022 Vice-Chair




Appointed for Two Year Terms

May 1, 2021 to April 30, 2023

  • Richard Freeman
  • Brian Gearinger
  • Carla Hernandez Castillo
  • Jenica Leonard
  • Julia Parranto
  • Kathleen Pozzi

Appointed for Two Year Terms

May 1, 2022 to April 30, 2024

  • Jonathan Bertz
  • Daniel Clymo
  • James DeMartini
  • Teresa Norton
  • Brian Purtill
  • Daniel Raff
  • Walter Rubenstein

Non-Voting Ex Officio Members

2022 Calendar Year

  • David Berry – SCBA President
  • Kinna Crocker – SCBA Vice President
  • Stephanie Hess – SCBA Immediate Past President

Lawyer Referral Service

SCBA can help you find the right lawyer to assist you with your legal issues.
Contact Win Rogers by email or call her at (707) 546-5297 for a referral.