Jason Meadors began his career in court reporting while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1975-1978. He has worked in both official and freelance roles. He founded Meadors Court Reporting in 1989. Jason holds the nationally recognized professional certifications of Registered Professional Reporter (RPR), Certified Realtime Reporter (CRR), and Certified Realtime Captioner (CRC). He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Professional Reporters (FAPR).
During his career, Jason has reported in nearly two dozen states as well as in Colombia, Ecuador, India, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, South Korea, and Taiwan.
At the national level, Jason has served on numerous NCRA committees, as well as on the Board of Directors and as Secretary-Treasurer. He is a contributor to the JCR magazine and has presented at the national and at the state level. His volunteer service has included numerous roles with the Colorado Court Reporters Association, including as its president.
Jocelynn Moore is the Director of Government Relations for NCRA. Jocelynn comes from Bakersfield, Calif., where she attended California State University, earning her bachelor’s degree in political science and religious studies. After undergrad, Jocelynn worked in California state politics managing political campaigns, coordinating fundraisers for elected legislators, and leading regional voter registration projects. Jocelynn continued her education at the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where she earned her Juris Doctor in May 2018. While in law school, Jocelynn had the honor of clerking for the Law Office of the Kern County Public Defender and U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly. Since joining NCRA, Jocelynn works daily advocating for the court reporting, captioning, legal videography, and scopist professions.
Jeremy Villanueva supports the Wounded Warrior Project’s (WWP) advocacy efforts on transition, education, employment, and disability compensation issues. Prior to joining WWP, Jeremy served as the assistant legislative director with Disabled American Veterans from 2017 until 2021 and served as an intern in the U.S. House of Representatives in 2012. He is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps where he served as an infantryman. Jeremy deployed twice post-9/11, including once to Iraq. Following his military service, Jeremy earned a B.A. in political science from California State University, Bakersfield. He is a native of the great state of California.
Dave Wenhold has represented the court reporting and captioning professions as a lobbyist for more than 20 years. In his tenure as NCRA’s Director of Government Relations and Public Policy, he was successful in lobbying the Judicial Branch and the Executive Branch, and he has worked with Congress to earmark tens of millions of dollars for the court reporting and captioning professions.
He is co-founder of Miller/Wenhold Capitol Strategies, a full-service lobbying firm based in Northern Virginia. Wenhold is a past president of the American League of Lobbyists, and founder of the ALL Capitol PurSuit Drive, an annual clothes drive held on Capitol Hill to aid Americans trying to re-enter the workforce, for which he was presented with the U.S. President’s “Call to Service” award, the country’s highest award for citizen volunteerism.
In 2008, Dave was selected with three other lobbyists and named as one of the most effective association lobbyists in Washington by Association Trends. He holds a B.A. in political science from Keene State College in Keene, N.H., the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives, and the Professional Lobbying Certificate (PLC) from the American League of Lobbyists.