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Evelyn Stratton's Biography
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Evelyn Lundberg Stratton
Husband: John; 2 Children
JD, Ohio State University College of Law, 1976-1979
BA, History, University of Akron, 1975-1976
AA, University of Florida at Gainesville, 1973-1974
Attended, LeTourneau College, 1971-1973
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Co-Chair, Supreme Court of Ohio Judge's Initiative, Leadership in Criminal Justice and Mental Health Issues, 2004-present
Chairman, Supreme Court of Ohio Advisory Committee on the Mentally Ill in the Courts, 2001-present
Chairman, Expedited Adoption Committee, National Center for State Courts, 2000-present
Supreme Court/Judicial Conference Committee on Court Security, 1993-2003
Advisory Board, Dave Thomas Center for Adoption Law at Capital University, 1998-2001
The Permanency Planning for Children Committee, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, 1996-1999
Co-chair, Supreme Court/Judicial Conference Committee on Court Security, 1993-1999
Board of Trustees, Franklin County Community Corrections Planning Board, 1992-1996
Termination and Adoption Planning Committee, National Judicial College, 1996
Member, Ohio Judicial Conference, 1989-1996
Visiting Faculty, National Judicial College, 1997-present
Lecturer, Ohio Judicial College
Justice, Supreme Court of Ohio, 1996-2012
Judge, Franklin County Common Pleas Court, 1989-1996
Principal Partner, West, Osterkamp & Stratton, 1985-1988
Associate Attorney, Hamilton, Kramer, Myers & Cheek, 1979-1985
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Government Innovator's Network, Harvard University, 2005-present
Member, National Council, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, 2004-present
Board of Trustees/Council of Delegates/Member, Ohio Bar Foundation, 1992-present
Honorary Trustee, Board of Trustees, Columbus Council on World Affairs, 1990-present
Women's Board, Central Ohio Lung Association, Zephyrus League, 1989-present Chairman/Honorary Trustee/Member, Board of Trustees, Prevent Blindness Ohio, 1988-present
Honorary Member, Alliance for Women in Community Corrections, 1996-present
Member, American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, 2001-present
Member, American Bar Association
Advisory Council/Board of Trustees, ArtSafe Foundation/Memorial To Our Lost Children, 1997-present
Board of Trustees, Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, 1996-present
Former Co-Chair, Judges' Leadership Initiative
Board of Trustees, Ohio Community Corrections Organization, 1995-present
Member, Supreme Court of Ohio Bar
Member, United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit Bar
Member, United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division Bar
Member, Women Lawyers of Franklin County
Member, Ohio Common Pleas Judges Association, 1989-1996
Women's Board, League Against Child Abuse, 1989-1994
President/Member, American Inns of Court, 1990-1992
Board of Trustees/Board of Governors, Columbus Bar Foundation, 1984-1992
Member, American Arbitration Association, 1979-1988
Member, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, 1985-1988
Member, Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys, 1980-1986
Member, Columbus Defense Association, 1980-1985
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