Ross M. Shepard Service to OCDLA Award

Created in 2014 to recognize members who have made a significant difference to the association.


2017 Award Recipient

Jim Arneson, Roseburg


Congratulations Jim Arneson, 2017 recipient of the Ross M. Shepard Award for Lifetime Service to OCDLA!

Jim served as OCDLA president from 1991 to 1993 and as an OCDLA lobbyist from 1995 to 1997. Jim was an original member of the Sentencing Guildelines Committee & Public Defense Commission Task Force.

The award was presented to Jim on Friday, June 16 at Mount Bachelor Village, Bend, in conjunction with the Annual Conference.