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Nominations for 2018 Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award

The Juvenile Law Section is seeking nominations for the 2018 Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award. This award goes to an individual who has unselfishly devoted time to the cause of juvenile justice in Texas. Persons deserving nomination are those who advocate for justice for Texas’ juveniles; those who promote legislation advancing the juvenile justice system in the state; and those who advance the development and/or expansion of juvenile justice programs, funding, and/or access to other innovative options or approaches designed to improve the state’s juvenile justice system and benefit the youth it serves. Nominees may include employees of public, private, or non-profit organizations, elected or appointed officials, or private citizens. The 2018 Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award will be presented at the 31st Annual Robert O. Dawson Juvenile Law Seminar, which will be held at the Horseshoe Bay Resort in Horseshoe Bay, Texas, in February. To nominate an individual for consideration, please submit the completed Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award Nomination Form to, on or before November 28, 2017.