Executive and Planning Committee

Purpose:
Oversees the council’s meeting process, operating procedures, and develops the council’s long-range strategic plan for the judicial branch.

Date Established:
Approx. 1990



Upcoming Meeting Schedule

  • August 10, 2015, from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m.
  • October 8, 2015, from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m.
  • November 19, 2015, 12:10 to 1:10 p.m.

Previous Meetings

The 11-member Executive and Planning Committee is comprised of Judicial Council members  as one of the Judicial Council’s five internal committees that work at the same policy level as the council with a focus on long term strategic leadership and judicial branch goals.  Members are appointed by the Chief Justice for a one-year term. The current membership term runs until September 14, 2015.

Download the Committee Roster

Hon. Douglas P. Miller, Chair
Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal,
Fourth Appellate District, Division Two

Hon. David M. Rubin, Vice-Chair
Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of San Diego

Hon. Marla O. Anderson
Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of Monterey

Hon. Judith Ashmann-Gerst
Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal
Second Appellate District, Division Two

Hon. James R. Brandlin
Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of Los Angeles

Hon. Morris D. Jacobson
Assistant Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of Alameda

Ms. Donna D. Melby
Partner
Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, LLP

Hon. Marsha Slough
Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of San Bernardino

Hon. Dean T. Stout
Assistant Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of Inyo

Ms. Mary Beth Todd
Court Executive Officer
Superior Court of California,
County of Sutter

Hon. Charles D. Wachob
Assistant Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California,
County of Placer

Judicial Council Staff Liaison
Ms. Jody Patel
Chief of Staff
Leadership Services Division

Committee Charge
Oversees the council’s meeting process and operating procedures, including agenda setting for council meetings, development of the council’s long-range strategic plan for the judicial branch, and development of policies and procedures related to court facilities and communications with the branch; directs the nominations process for vacancies on the council and its advisory committees; oversees specific advisory committees and task forces. 

Contact Information

Judicial Council Support
Leadership Services
executiveandplanning@jud.ca.gov

 

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