Access to Justice Commission

Access to Justice Commission

Origin/Authorization: March 22, 2017 Supreme Court Minutes.

Terms: Two and four year terms.

Purpose Statement: To promote the Nebraska Supreme Court’s goal of providing equal access to swift, fair justice for all Nebraskans regardless of income, race, ethnicity, gender, disability, age or language. 

Name Representation Appointment Date Term Expires Reappointed

Justice Stephanie Stacy, Co-Chair

Supreme Court Justice

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Elizabeth Neeley, Co-Chair

Nebraska State Bar Association Executive Director

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Deborah Minardi

Probation Administrator 

02/20/2019

05/17/2021

 

Tania Diaz

Disability organization representative 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Judge Chad Brown

Juvenile Court Judge

06/12/2019

05/17/2023

 

Jane Martin Hoffman

Mediation center representative 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Kenny Jacobs

Attorney 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Amie Martinez

Attorney 

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Sharmin Gonzales

County court clerk 

06/12/2019

05/17/2023

 

Paul McGreal

Creighton University School of Law

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Carole McMahon-Boies

Director of Attorney Services 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Judge Frankie Moore

Court of Appeals Judge

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Milo Mumgaard

Legal aid representative

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Joe Nigro

Legal aid representative

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Stefanie Pearlman

Library representative

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Doug Peterson

Attorney General 

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Monica Rotherham

District court clerk 

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Kevin Ruser

University of Nebraska College of Law Professor 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Jose J. Soto

Community representative 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Corey Steel

State Court Administrator

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Kelly Varguez

Court interpreter representative 

05/17/2017

05/17/2023

06/12/2019

Judge Derek Vaughn

County Court Judge

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Senator Justin Wayne

Senator 

05/17/2017

05/17/2021

 

Judge Stefanie Martinez

District Court Judge

06/12/2019

05/17/2023