Children’s Justice Act Committee (CJAC)

The federal Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA) mandates that states participating in the Children’s Justice Act grant program provide for a Children’s Justice Act Task Force. In Maryland, that Task Force is the Children’s Justice Act Committee (CJAC). Maryland’s CJAC is a standing committee of the State Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (SCCAN) which is housed at the Department of Human Resources. Listed below is the current CJAC membership list:

  • Arnold Eby, Chair
  • Howard Davidson
  • Dr. Leenq Dev
  • Charlene Dukes
  • Dr. Kerry Hannan
  • Major Shawn Harrison
  • Ed Kilcullen
  • Joan F. Little
  • Honorable Larnzell Martin
  • Shalita O’Neale
  • Keith Pion
  • Joy Rowe
  • Joan L. Stine
  • Krista Trahan
  • Lieutenant Glen Wiedeck

To learn more about the programs and services that the CJAC provide, please visit GOCCP’s Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) archive at: http://www.goccp.maryland.gov/grants/2011/index.php.

To learn more about the SCCAN, please contact Claudia Remington at 410-767-7868 or cremingt@dhr.state.md.us.

Staff:

Jessica Wheeler
Director of Juvenile Justice

Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention
300 E. Joppa Road, Suite 1105
Baltimore, MD 21286
Telephone: 410-821-2824 (office)
Email: JWheeler@goccp.state.md.us

Justice Schisler
Chief, Eastern Region

Governor's Office of Crime Control & Prevention
300 E. Joppa Road, Suite 1105
Baltimore, MD 21286
Telephone: 410-821-2844 (office)
Email: JSchisler@goccp.state.md.us

Office of the Governor