May 22, 2019 Presentation
Team Louis Auchincloss presented its program on the Community Service projects the team did during the 2018-2019 program year. The team consists of Hon. Dorothy McLaughlin (Judicial Master), Hon. Jennifer Gerard (Judicial Master), Robyn Lewis (Attorney Master), Elisabeth Lord (Attorney Master), Erica Alfaro (Associate), Aaron Chandler (Associate), Megan Demshki (Associate), Goushia Farook (Associate), Andrew Salera (Associate), Ruthann Salera (Associate), and Taylor Warner (Associate).
Community Service projects included participating in educational programs with local schools to include topics on bullying and sexting, taking a tour of various courthouses in Riverside, “Clean Up Riverside” in May 2019, and Youth Court. Guest presenters from the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office and Riverside County Probation Department discussed Youth Court in detail. Members are encouraged to sign up to volunteer with Youth Court, which meets once a month on Wednesday evenings.
The Riverside Youth Court partnership includes the Riverside Youth Council, Office of the Mayor, Riverside Police Department, (the administrating agency), Riverside County Juvenile Court, Riverside County Probation Department, Riverside County District Attorney’s Office, Riverside County Public Defender’s Office, Riverside Unified School District, Alvord Unified School District, Riverside County Bar Association, and the Greater Riverside Chamber of Commerce.
After the presentation, the members of the Leo A. Deegan Inn of Court cast their vote regarding the program to determine whether it would win Best Team Presentation. Good luck Team Louis Auchincloss!