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The National Immigrant Justice Center benefits from the support, guidance, and expertise of our Leadership Board, composed of leaders of national and local civic and legal communities.

Mr. Wade Thomson – Co-Chair
Jenner & Block LLP
 
Ms. Ann Marie Walsh – Co-Chair
Locke Lord LLP

Ms. Dolores Ayala
Allstate Insurance Company

Mr. Chirag Badlani
Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd.

Ms. Debra R. Bernard
Perkins Coie LLP

Mr. David Berten
Global IP Law Group, LLC

Mr. Jake Braun
Cambridge Global

Mr. Bartram Brown
Chicago-Kent College of Law

Ms. Gabrielle Buckley
Vedder Price P.C.

Ms. Edith Canter
Chicago Debate Commission

Ms. Marta Carreira-Slabe
Aon plc

Ms. Jane Carroll

Mr. Russell Cass
Clark Hill LLP

Ms. Kathleen Dillon Narko
Northwestern University School of Law

Ms. Amy Doehring
McDermott Will & Emery

Mr. Chad Doobay
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Ms. Jennifer Fardy
Private Practice

Mr. Terry Feiertag
Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd.

Mr. Mark Flessner
Holland & Knight LLP

Ms. Susan Fortino-Brown
Law Offices of Susan R. Fortino-Brown

Ms. Monica Halloran
Levy Restaurants

Mr. Thomas Hurka
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Ms. Annette Isaacson
JPMorgan Chase

Mr. Michael Jarecki
Law Office of Michael R. Jarecki

Ms. Sherene A. Jodrey
Aon plc

Mr. Brad Kapnick
Katten & Temple LLP

Mr. Robert Kent, Jr.
Baker & McKenzie

Ms. Kathleen Lally
Latham & Watkins LLP

Ms. Marketa Lindt
Sidley Austin LLP

Ms. Rebecca Lock
DLA Piper LLP

Mr. James Morsch
Butler, Rubin, Saltarelli & Boyd LLP

Rev. Craig Mousin
DePaul University College of Law

Mr. Daniel Olmos
Nolan Barton Bradford & Olmos, LLP

Mr. Randall Oyler
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Mr. Ivan Poullaos
Winston & Strawn LLP

Mr. Ashish Prasad
eTera Consulting LLC

Mr. Ernesto Ramos    
BMO Harris Bank

Mr. Randall Rapp
Kozacky & Weitzel, P.C.

Mr. John J. Reidy III
AT&T

Mr. Gabriel Rodriguez
Schiff Hardin LLP

Ms. Mony Ruiz-Velasco
P.A.S.O. (West Suburban Action Project)

Ms. Lee Ann Russo
Jones Day

Ms. Gloria Santona

Mr. William Schiller
Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym Ltd

Mr. David Serwer
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Mr. Duane Sigelko
Reed Smith LLP

Mr. John Simon
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Mr. John Skakun
Kirkland & Ellis

Ms. Maile H. Solis
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP

Mr. Mark Sullivan
Grant Thornton LLP

Ms. Rebecca van Uitert
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bersen & Loewy, LLP

Ms. Ann Marie Wahls
Latham & Watkins LLP

Mr. Benjamin C. Weinberg
Dentons US LLP

Ms. Ellen Wheeler
Foley & Lardner LLP

Ms. Vania Wit
United Airlines

Ms. Gretchen Wolf
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Ms. Miriam Zeidman
Anti-Defamation League
 

Junior Leadership Board

Marjorie Baltazar
Baltazar Global

Jessica Bartlett

Abigail Cahak
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Marlen Cortez Morris    
Cheng Cohen LLC

Emily Dempsey    
After School Matters

Kathryn Dore    
Jones Day

Sandra Durkin    
Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP

Allison Freedman    
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Jessica Fricke Garro    
Kozacky Weitzel McGrath P.C.

Shawn Gebhardt    
Winston & Strawn LLP

Ebba Gebisa    
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Michael Gibbons    
Transperfect Legal Solutions

Amanda Gomez    
Exelon Corporation

Benjamin Hengels    
Transperfect Legal Solutions

Amanda Inskeep    
Littler Mendelson

Alan Iverson    
Jenner & Block LLP

Erica Jaffe
Jones Day

Kevin Knight    
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

Alejandra Lara    
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Elizabeth Lopez    
United Airlines

John Mitchell    
U.S. Attorney's Office - Chicago

DJ Nichols

Samad Pardesi    
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Abiman Rajadurai    
Littler Mendelson

John Rapp

Kaycie Rupp    
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Doug Sargent    
Locke Lord LLP

Kristine Schanbacher    
Dentons US LLP

Michele Slachetka    
Jenner & Block LLP

Tiffany Sorge Smith    
Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C.

Aruna Subramanian

Deepak Tamasker    
McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Yesenia Villasenor    
Exelon Corporation

Lara Wagner

Kit White

Lavanga Wijekoon    
Littler Mendelson

Peter Wilson    
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Gregory Wright    
Gozdecki, Del Giudice, Americus & Farkas, LLP

Edward Young
Proskauer Rose LLP

Read more about the National Immigrant Justice Center Junior Leadership Board