Countywide Juvenile Justice Consortium (the Consortium)

The CONSORTIUM is here to receive community concerns and feedback related to the fair administration of justice for juveniles at the Memphis and Shelby County Juvenile Court. The Court listens to our concerns and takes action!

Would you like us to meet with you or your group? Do you have any stories to share?

· use our Feedback Form
· find us on Facebook Page
· email us at

Consortium Reports and Court Responses


Members of the Consortium are community advocates who reflect the County's cultural and ethnic diversity.

Mayoral Appointments

Ms. Sandra Boyd, Due Process Chair
Ms. Latonya Farmer
Mr. Thurston Smith
Rev. Thomas Momberg
Dr. Freda Williams
Ms. Candice Saulsberry
Legal Advisor: Lee Whitwell
Paralegal: Stacy Taylor

Juvenile Justice Board Appointments

Mr. Mickey Williams, Secretary
Ms. Gwendolyn Wright

Apply to Be a Member:

If you would like to serve on this board, please go to the Application Page, scroll down to "JUVENILE JUSTICE CONSORTIUM" and submit your application there. Contact Theresa Hill at for any questions about the application process.

Reading Resources:

Juvenile Court and the United States Department of Justice entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), now in effect, respecting advances that the Court has and will make in areas of equal protection, due process, and protection from harm. Periodic reports concerning these areas are issued by independent monitors.

Please visit our DASHBOARD to access all Monitor Reports, learn about Community Outreach, see our Quarterly Spotlight, review our library of recommended reading, and much more.

Recommended reading:
Studying Deterrence Among High-Risk Adolecents


The Consortium holds monthly meetings that are open to the public. These meetings are usually held on the third Thursday of each month at the Crump Station, 949 E.H. Crump, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.