Lisa Migliore Black, RSA, CCR, PreSIDENT
Lisa Migliore Black is the owner of Migliore & Associates®, a freelance court reporting and videography firm located in Louisville, Kentucky. Lisa currently serves on the National Committee of State Associations Governing Committee, the NCRA Strong Committee, serves as an NCRA Brand Ambassador, and is co-founder of Court Reporting Reliance. In the past, she has served on the Task Force for Contracting, Ethics First, Freelance Community of Interest, and Election Committee for NCRA; the Ethics Committee, Legislative Committee, and Anti-Contracting Committee for KYCRA; and the Public Relations Committee for OCRA. Additional volunteer projects include the A to Z program, TRAIN, and Veterans History Project. Lisa has delivered presentations and authored articles on topics ranging from ethics, contracting, and cybersquatting for NCRA and many state associations.
You can follow her blog at https://miglioreassociates.com/blog/
Rick is the founder and owner of Power Presentations, LLC. Rick combines his experience in the litigation process with his extensive knowledge of trial presentation software and the latest courtroom technology to create powerful and convincing presentations. Rick is also a partner in Coulter Reporting, LLC, a court reporting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dannielle Copeland, RPR, RMR, RDR, CRR - Secretary
Dannielle began her career in 2008 after completing the Judicial Reporting program at Madison Area Technical College in Madison, Wisconsin. She spent eight years as a freelance court reporter in Milwaukee, gaining experience reporting depositions, hearings, grand jury, and more. During her career, Dannielle has earned the RPR, RMR, RDR, and CRR designations from the National Court Reporters Association.
In 2015, Dannielle moved to Louisville with her husband and two children. She has continued to grow her skill and knowledge of the court reporting industry through attending NCRA’s Legislative Boot Camp, KyCRA conventions and through volunteering on various KyCRA and NCRA committees. Dannielle is eager to serve on the KyCRA board and represent Kentucky’s court reporters and captioners on the state and national level.
Georgene R. Scrivner, CCR - Treasurer
Georgene has been a freelance court reporter for 20 plus years operating in Frankfort, Kentucky. She lives there with her husband, Mike, who is a retired KSP Trooper, and their rescue dog, Einstein.
She graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in piano performance. She has served KyCRA as a committee member, board member, secretary, vice president, and president. She is starting her second term as director.
She and her husband have one daughter, Melissa Scrivner Love, who resides in Los Angeles.
Camie Hughes, RPR-CP, RMR, CLVS, CCR - Director
Camie graduated from court reporting school at Clark State College in Springfield, Ohio, her hometown. She then attended Eastern Kentucky University graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration. She then began reporting in Lexington, Kentucky, where she still currently reports. She has belong to NCRA since 1978 and KyCRA since 1981. She has served on the board and also on numerous committees. She served as KyCRA Treasurer for four years and is currently a Director.
Kim Pillion - Director
Kim is a pen writer who began her career as a substitute reporter for the Harlan Circuit Court and became a full-time freelance court reporter working for the past 35 years ineastern Kentucky. She received an Associate Degree from Eastern Kentucky University. She has served on several committees with KyCRA, including the nominating committee, voluntary certification committee, and ethics committee.
Lisa Colston, RPR, FCRR, CCR - Director
Colston began her court reporting career in the late ‘80s, when paper and ink
asked if she would serve on the KyCRA Board, it was without hesitation she said
Laura Kogut, RMR, CRR, CRC, CCR - Director
Laura received an AAS in Court and Conference Reporting from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. She began her reporting career with R.A. Zaiden & Associates in Southfield, Michigan, and joined McLendon Reporting Service in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1979. Laura purchased McLendon-Kogut Reporting Service in 1982 and has operated the business continuously since that time.
Laura holds the Registered Merit Reporter, Certified Realtime Reporter, and Certified Realtime Captioner certifications from the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) and is a Certified Court Reporter with the Kentucky Court Reporters Association (KYCRA). Laura was the first court reporter in Kentucky to pass the Certified Realtime Reporter examination.
Laura has been actively involved throughout her career with both NCRA and KYCRA, including serving a term as president of KYCRA.
Lauren Gootee, RPR, CCR - Immediate Past President
Lauren grew up in a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. She attended court reporting school at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio, graduating in 1990. She began her career in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, then moved back to Cleveland. In 2001 she moved to Louisville with her family and began working with Coulter Reporting.
She has been a member of NCRA since 1991 and KyCRA since 2002. Lauren has two sons and two stepsons and is a lover of animals.