Board Details

Juvenile Justice Advisory Group

Type of Board: Advisory Pay/Benefits: State Rate
Voting Members: 20 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, Pub. L. 93-415, Sec. 223
Length of Terms: 2 years, no term limits
Frequency of Meetings: Quarterly
Address: PO Box 877 Bismarck, ND 58502-0877
Phone: (701) 328-7320
Fax: (701) 328-7308
Website: www.ndaco.org
Email: ljahner@ndaco.org
Contact: Lisa Jahner
The Board recommends where to award grant money to local juvenile justice projects. The Board also advises the Legislature and governor regarding juvenile justice programs.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Allery, Rhonda Social Services Representative (701) 662-7050 Ramsey 7/1/2013 6/30/2019
Beall, Ashley Public Defender Representative (701) 340-2316 Ward 7/1/2013 6/30/2019
Birst, Aaron State's Attorney Representative (701) 391-2519 Burleigh 7/1/2008 6/30/2018
Bjergaard, Lisa DSA Director (701) 328-6674 Morton 9/1/2006 6/30/2018
Fischer, Valerie Education Representative (701) 328-4138 Burleigh 9/16/2016 6/30/2018
Friesz, Joel Community Based Program Representative (701) 271-3241 Cass 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Kaiser, Chad Sheriff Law Enforcement Representative (701) 251-6200 Stutsman 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Kuhlmann, Chelsea Youth Member (701) 425-2913 Burleigh 7/1/2009 6/30/2019
Larson, Senator Diane Legislator - Locally Elected Official (701) 400-7219 Burleigh 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Lick, Al Special Experience in Deliquency (701) 255-0257 Burleigh 7/1/1989 6/30/2018
Little Dog, Rueben Youth Member (701) 471-3221 Burleigh 7/1/2015 6/30/2019
Morlock, Abbie Youth Member (701) 220-2187 Burleigh 10/30/2015 6/30/2019
Pedersen, Cory Juvenile Court Representative (701) 222-6709 Burleigh 7/1/2015 6/30/2019
Pokharel, Sailesh Local Education Representative (701) 271-3245 Cass 7/1/2017 6/30/2018
Riehl, Russ Local Education Representative (701) 323-4601 Burleigh 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Sandusky, Caisee Member (701) 852-0111 Ward 7/1/2017 6/30/2019
Stangeland, Erin Youth Member (701) 306-8242 Cass 4/1/2012 6/30/2018
Traynor, Terry Chairman - Local Government (701) 328-7321 Burleigh 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Wardner, Senator Rich Legislator - Locally Elected Official (701) 483-6918 Stark 7/1/2001 6/30/2019
Yanish, Emily Community Based Program Representative (701) 255-6909 Burleigh 7/1/2014 6/30/2018