Juanita Bocanegra, Ottawa County
Juanita received her Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and graduated from the Honors Program at Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Spanish and Legal Studies minors. While in law school, Juanita won the Thomas M. Cooley Law School 2007 Mock Trial Competition and also received the Top Litigator Award. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Ottawa County Bar Association.
Juanita has been a trustee with the Community Foundation of the Holland Zeeland Area since May 2009. She currently serves as Chair of the Distribution Committee and is part of the Executive Committee as Board Secretary. Juanita also serves on the Holland Hospital Board of Directors and serves as Chair of the Community Outreach Committee. For over six years, she also served with the Lakeshore Alliance Against Domestic and Sexual Violence and was a member of the Executive Committee. She is a member of the Greater Holland Area Women Who Care.