OCBA Announces 2018 Election Results

The OCBA's annual Board of Directors Election closed at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. In accordance with the OCBA bylaws, 2017 President-Elect Nikki P. Miliband will succeed to the Presidency in 2018. The rest of the 2018 Executive Committee will be comprised of President-Elect Deirdre M. Kelly, Treasurer Scott B. Garner, newly-elected Secretary Larisa M. Dinsmoor, and Immediate Past President Michael L. Baroni. Elected to the Board of Directors for three-year terms beginning January 2018 are Michael A. Gregg, Kimberly A. Knill (“Kate”), Autumn D. Spaeth, and Mary-Christine (M.C.) Sungaila. The 2018 Officers and Board members will be installed along with the OCBA Charitable Fund's Board of Directors on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, during the OCBA Judges’ Night & Annual Meeting.

Election Results


Larisa M. Dinsmoor
Orange County Public Defender



Directors at Large

Michael A. Gregg
Littler Mendelson P.C.

Kimberly A. Knill (“Kate”)
Court of Appeal

Autumn D. Spaeth
Smiley Wang-Ekvall

Mary-Christine (M.C.) Sungaila
Haynes & Boone LLP