|Hon. Alan L. Brodbeck, Holt County Judge, 8th Judicial District||
Hon. Alan L. Brodbeck, Holt County Judge, 8th Judicial District, recognized for his long service as chairman of the county judges’ education committee and other education efforts. He also developed a Web site for the Nebraska County Judges Association in 1998. The site is divided into two parts; a public portion that seeks to educate citizens about the workings of the court and a private side dedicated to information for fellow judges.
|Hon. Douglas F. Johnson, Douglas County Separate Juvenile Court Judge||
Hon. Douglas F. Johnson, Douglas County Separate Juvenile Court Judge, for maintaining a rigorous schedule as a volunteer and leader within his community. As a judge, his efforts include serving on the Board of Trustees of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and is involved in the Permanency Planning for Children Project; speaker for the Foster Care Review Board and The Troubled Children and Youth Conferences; played a major role in starting the CASA program in Douglas County; and for starting a series of free “brown bag” educational lectures at the Douglas County Juvenile Court.