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Kitsap Drug Court Commencement

July 25, 2014

Honorable Jay B. Roof 


Monica Bernhard, Kitsap Community Resources

Monica Bernhard
Kitsap Community Resources
Keynote Speaker

"Your future is right here and now.  Take what
you have learned from this program and don't
look back.  You're worthy of a good life."

John H.

John H., Alumni Speaker

"In the beginning, it took a lot for me to humble
myself and listen to my counselor, Steve Kort. 
I learned respect, accountability and self-respect. 
The sky is the limit -- don't give up."


We acknowledge the hard work and of these participants who have successfully completed the Drug Court program.

Alicia C.

Alicia C., Graduate

"It's been a long journey. 
Thank you to the Drug
Court Team and Bergen
for saving my life."

Michael N.

Michael N., Graduate

"This is the end of the road
for me -- just the reset
button -- it's the
start of my life."

Jasmine E.

Jasmine E., Graduate
“It too me a really long
time with the support
of my Mom, friends
and my counselor,
Carol. I'm so grateful. 
Thank you for putting
up with me."

Jordyn H.

Jordyn H., Graduate

“Thank you to the Drug
Court team and my
counselor, Carol for not
giving up on me.  This
is something that I
never thought was


Jaime P.

Jaime P., Graduate
"When I gave my all to
this program, there were
no more sanctions. 
Thank you to the Drug
Court team, family and friends for everything."


Alix S.

 Alix S., Graduate
"Thank you, Dad for
forgiving me. Thank you
to my Dad, Mom and
Step-Dad for helping
me so much.  Thank
you to the Drug Court
Team -- I didn't know I
had it in myself but you did."

Amanda F.

Amanda F., Graduate
"I want to thank the
Drug Court team for
giving me the opportunity
to change my life
and not giving up
on me when I gave
up on myself."

Michael P.

Michael P., Graduate
"Thank you to the Drug
Court team and everyone here."

Michaela C.

Michaela C., Graduate
"Thank you for loving
me when I couldn't
love myself.  I was
taught that there was
a different way of life."

Cole L.

Cole L., Graduate
"Thank you to my family
for all being there and
believing in me.  Thank
you, Bergen.  You were
the difference.  Thank
you, Judge Roof for
helping me to change
my life and to my
best friend, Michaela."

Donny V.

Donny V., Graduate
"Thank you to everyone."

Group Photo

Drug Court Graduates and Judge Jay B. Roof 

“These graduates have dedicated themselves to a better life -- free of drugs and alcohol fulfilling their personal goals.”
                                                                          - Judge Jay B. Roof

Drug Court Team Members

Judge Jay B. Roof
Treatment Court Manager Samantha K. Lyons
Kitsap Recovery Center Bergen Starke
Scott Dalgleish
Carla Carlsen
Cascade Recovery Center Rick Bialock
Judy Patton
Carol Brigham
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Kevin Kelly
Courthouse Service Dog Kerris
Defense Attorney Jacob Murphy
Court Clerks Gwen Warren
Drug Court Assistant Carol VanderHeyden
Community Resource Officer Deputy Montague
Drug Court Compliance Officers Victoria Ackerman
Andrew Sawtell
Grant Administrator Gay Neal
Updated:  July 30, 2015


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