Three Win Leadership Prize From Juvenile Law Center

Justine Lookenott, JJIE •

Juvenile Law Center awards its Leadership Prize to those who do exceptional work in creating change for youth in the child welfare and justice systems, whether through a large contribution, a lifetime of advocating for change, or any other outstanding efforts.

“The Leadership Prize is an opportunity to recognize remarkable achievement, build the field of child advocacy and celebrate the work of Juvenile Law Center,”said Sue Mangold, the CEO of JLC, in an email.

This year, the center chose three winners who have had breakthroughs in improving the child welfare and justice systems.

About the Expert
Susan Vivian Mangold is CEO of Juvenile Law Center and a Professor Emeritus at University at Buffalo School of Law, where she taught for over 20 years and served as Vice Dean for Academics. Mangold was also Chair of the University-wide Strategic Strength in Civic Engagement and Public Policy, and brings her expertise in community-based research to Juvenile Law Center.