Supreme Court Judicial Administrator
Sandra A. Vujnovich
Sandra A. Vujnovich was appointed Judicial Administrator of the Louisiana Supreme Court, effective March 24, 2014. Previously, she served as Executive Counsel to the Court and Chief Justice Bernette J. Johnson (2013-2014), and has served as Executive Counsel for retired Chief Justice Catherine D. Kimball (2009-2013) and retired Chief Justice Pascal F. Calogero, Jr. (1996-2008). The Judicial Administrator’s office is the managerial arm of the Louisiana Supreme Court and is the staffing and fiscal agent for several court departments and programs, the Judicial Council, and court-appointed task forces and committees.
Vujnovich received her B.A. degree with a Public Policy/Political Science double major from Newcomb College of Tulane University in 1981. She served as a Legislative Aide to United States Senator J. Bennett Johnston in Washington, D.C., before returning to Louisiana to attend law school at the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at LSU. After graduating with a juris doctorate degree in 1986, she clerked for then-Chief Justice John A. Dixon at the Louisiana Supreme Court. From 1987 to 1994, Vujnovich practiced law with the New Orleans firm of Brook, Morial, Cassibry, Fraiche & Pizza.
Vujnovich is married to Joseph R. Lorenzo. They are the parents of two children.