Membership Committee Chair
Suzanne H. Stinson is Court Administrator for the 26th Judicial District Court of Bossier and Webster Parishes in Benton, Louisiana, where she has been employed since 1982. Suzanne graduated magna cum laude from Louisiana Tech University and has a Master of Business Administration degree and a Master of Arts degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Louisiana Tech University. She is a Fellow of the Institute for Court Management and received her Certificate of Judicial Administration from Michigan State University. She served in the Louisiana Army National Guard from 1979 to 1982.
She is past president of the Louisiana Court Administrators Association and Past President of the National Association for Court Management. She serves on the board of directors of the National Center for State Courts. She was appointed by Chief Justice Catherine Kimball to serve on the Judicial Compensation Commission. She is a member of the American Judicature Society, Forum for Advancement of Court Technology, NCSC Knowledge and Information Systems Advisory Committee, NCSC International Advisory Committee and ICM Advisory Council. Suzanne was appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to serve on the State Court Rules Committee, Advisory Committee to the Performance Audit on Jury Practices, Disaster Recovery Planning Committee and the Louisiana Integrated Juvenile Justice Information System Committee. She is past president of the Commission for Women of Bossier City and president of the Shreveport Bossier Bar Association Auxiliary.