Lake County Juvenile Court Announces Appointments to the Citizens Review Board
Honorable Judge DeLeone has appointed two new members to the Court’s Citizens Review Board. Cynthia Brooks and Bishop Gerard Mirbel were appointed for a term of (3) years, commencing October 1, 2023. Honorable Judge DeLeone has also re-appointed Elaine Waytes for a new term of 3 years commencing on October 1, 2023.
The Citizens Review Board is a panel that is appointed by the Judge to annually review cases of youth placed in Permanent Custody or Planned Permanent Living Arrangements. The Review Board meets on the third Thursday in January, May, and September. Per the Ohio Revised Code, the Board shall consist of one member representing the general public, and four members who are trained or experienced in the care of the placement of children and have training or experience in the fields of medicine, psychology, social work, education, and or any related field. Please click here to read the entire press release.