Foreperson and Pro Tem Workshops

California Grand Jurors’ Association
Foreperson and Pro Tem Workshop


Saturday, July 13, 2019, in San Mateo (Foster City), CA

Monday, July 15, 2019, in Sacramento, CA

Saturday, July 20, 2019, in Redding, CA

Monday, July 29, 2019, in Visalia, CA


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Program Description:

This one-day workshop covers the leadership responsibilities of the foreperson, pro tem, and other officers of the grand jury. Topics include: how to get started; useful techniques for organizing, coordinating, and facilitating the grand jury’s work; team building; California law as it applies to the foreperson’s duties and responsibilities; the administrative and leadership roles of the foreperson and pro tem; dealing with interpersonal issues among jurors; and conflict resolution techniques. Participants take part in group activities to enhance the learning experience through the sharing of ideas.


Hotel Information:

Workshop Date: July 13, 2019, in San Mateo (Foster City) at the Hilton Garden Inn, 2000 Bridgepoint Circle, San Mateo, CA.  Special room rate $139 per night king, or $159 two queens, plus tax and fees; call Maribel DelaCruz at (650) 356-6109 or email: to reserve.

Workshop Date: July 15, 2019, in Redding at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center, 1900 Hilltop Drive, Redding, CA (530) 221-7500.  Special room rate $95 per night plus tax and fees; cutoff date July 12, 2019.

Workshop Date: July 20, 2019, in Sacramento at the Crown Plaza Hotel, 5321 Date Avenue, Sacramento, CA (916) 338-5800 or (877) 507-0054.  Special room rate $119 per night plus tax and fees; cutoff date June 30, 2019.

Workshop Date: July 29, 2019, in Visalia at the Wyndham Hotel, 9000 W. Airport Drive, Visalia, CA (559) 651-5000.  Special room rate $84 per night plus tax and fees; cutoff date July 21, 2019, Group Code CGJ.

CGJA will reserve a block of rooms at a special rate for those wanting to spend the night. Attendees should contact the hotel directly to make a reservation prior to the cutoff date. When making a reservation, be sure to ask for the California Grand Jurors’ Association (CGJA) special rate. Do not book through the Internet unless otherwise indicated.