PJDC’s Own Sue Burrell Receives a Loren Warboys Unsung Hero Award

On December 7, 2015, Youth Law Center awarded Sue Burrell the distinguished Loren Warboys Unsung Hero award in recognition of the unremittingly positive change she has brought to the lives of countless children throughout California and the United States. During Sue Burrell’s career at the Youth Law Center, her powerful advocacy has transformed the juvenile justice system and impacted the lives of tens of thousands of vulnerable youth. Sue has been a relentless advocate for systems to treat youth with dignity and humanity, to provide conditions and services that support their healthy development and likelihood of successful outcomes, and to ensure they have the representation they deserve. Sue’s vision, advocacy and accomplishments have built the foundation for change in the juvenile justice system and for YLC’s work in the future.  Congratulations, Sue Burrell!


Daily Journal Photo of Sue 2006