Rising Star Award

Congratulations to Brooke Montelongo, Commissioner from Colorado 

recipient of the 2023 Rising Star Award

Brooke Montelongo from Colorado holding the Rising Star award

Pictured: Brooke Montelongo (CO) receiving the Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award recognizes an up-and-coming ICJ Commissioner, Compact Administrator, Designee, Deputy Compact Administrator, or Compact Office staff member. This individual has demonstrated special ability or leadership during their first 2 years and shows evidence of a promising future in the field.

Commission members may nominate an individual who: 

  1. Is employed in a state ICJ office at the time of nomination, and 
  2. Was hired or transferred into their role at the ICJ Office during the previous 2 years.

The 2024 Rising Star Award Nomination Period is open through August 9. 

Nominate someone today