Karen Morris - Brighton Town Judge
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Big Sister Karen Morris
Judge Karen Morris and her "little sister" Jamie (Big Brother Program) at the wedding of Jamie's aunt. Judge Morris officiated.


Karen Morris - COMMUNITY LEADER

  • Women of Distinction Award, Girl Scouts of Western New York, 2011
     
  • Humanitarian Award recipient, Monroe Community Bar Association, 2009
     
  • Kiwanian of the Year, Brighton Kiwanis, 2007
     
  • Paul Harris Fellow, Brighton Rotary, 2008

  • Convener, Ticket to Ride, a new initiative seeking funding for bus transportation to enable indigent criminal defendants and former offenders to attend court, probation meetings, treatment, and job training.
     
  • Girl Scout Leader - Anthony Square Troop

  • Woman of Influence Award - Girl Scouts of Genesee Valley, 2005

  • Community Service Award - Brighton Chamber of Commerce, 2001
     
  • Alternatives for Battered Women (now The Willow Domestic Violence Center) - Past President

  • Server at Salem Soup Kitchen every Monday lunch
     
  • Brighton Kiwanis - President
     
  • Brighton Community Task Force on Substance Abuse - Past Member
     
  • Former Brighton Soccer Recreation League Coach

  • Board Member - Threshold Center for Youth
     
  • Community Partners for Youth
    Big Sister; honored in 1998 and 1995 for outstanding service
     
  • Temple B'rith Kodesh
    Former Board of Trustees Member
    Special Volunteer Award, 2000
    Debate Coach - High School Youth Group Debate Team
     
  • Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
    Former Board of Directors Member
     
  • United Way of Greater Rochester
    Past Chair - Allocation Committee, Youth Section
     
  • Judge
    Teen Court
    Boy/Girl Scouts Mock Trials
     
  • Monroe Community Legal Services Corp
    Past Board Member & Committee Chair
     
  • Columnist - Greater Rochester Track Club Newsletter
    "The View from the Back of the Pack"

  • She performs as a magician at Rotary and Kiwanis events
     

As a Kiwanis project, she plays Santa's helper and sometimes Santa for various charitable agencies' Christmas parties.

Questions or comments?   E-mail Judge Morris at JudgeKaren@aol.com or call 256-0160