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Martin Luther King Remembrance

Official Lieutenant Governor Stratton
Featuring Keynote Speaker:  Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton (JD ‘92)

January 19, 2021

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton is the 48th person and the first African American to serve in this role. Her entire career has focused on bringing people together, building consensus, and solving problems. She started her own consulting firm focused on alternative dispute resolution and served as a mediator, arbitrator and administrative law judge for several government agencies. Lieutenant Governor Stratton previously served as Director of the Center for Public Safety and Justice at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Executive Director of the Cook County Justice Advisory Council, and as a Deputy Hearing Commissioner for the City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection, all with a focus on improving public safety and building stronger communities. 

As a lifelong advocate for youth and creating safe spaces for our young people, Lieutenant Governor Stratton is a restorative justice practitioner and trained peace circle keeper. She was also a founding board member of the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center and served on the Board of Directors of the Juvenile Protective Association. 

Registration open to all DePaul University students, alumni, faculty and staff.  A zoom link will be sent to registrants ahead of the event.