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Regional Governing Board Members

Western Canada


Susan Van Dyke
2020 President

Principal
Van Dyke Marketing
Vancouver, BC
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Gwendolyn Arendina Pengelly
2020 President-Elect/Director of Programming

Director of Marketing and Client Development
Harper Grey LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Claire Walker
2020 Immediate Past-President/Treasurer

Marketing and Business Development Manager
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Matea Hurley
2020 Secretary

Business Development and Marketing Manager
Harris & Company LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Ruxandra Andreiasi
2020 Director-at-Large

Specialist, Events, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Calgary, AB
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Johanna Mills
2020 Director of Membership

Marketing and Business Development Manager
Watson Goepel LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Sharon Murray
2020 Director of Sponsorship

Director, Client Relations and Marketing
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Vancouver , BC
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Sarah Short, MBA
2020 Director of Communications

Business Development and Marketing Manager
McLennan Ross LLP
Edmonton, AB
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Leanna Siu
2020 Director-at-Large

Marketing and Communications Specialist
Clark Wilson LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Eastern Canada


Chandler Lauzon
2020 President

Senior Director, Business Development
Bennett Jones LLP
Toronto, ON
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Morgan MacLeod
2020 President-Elect

CEO and CMO
Cubicle Fugitive Inc
Hamilton, ON
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Terry Moore, ICD.D
2020 Immediate Past President

Chief Marketing Officer
Cox & Palmer
Halifax, NS
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Alison Janzen
2020 Treasurer

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Torkin Manes LLP
Toronto, ON
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Heather Ritchie
2020 Secretary

Founder
Remake Legal
Toronto, ON
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Lindsey P. Bombardier
2020 Director

Director, Marketing & Business Development
Lenczner Slaght
Toronto, ON
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Lindsay A. Everitt
2020 Director

Director, Marketing & Client Relations
Goodmans LLP
Toronto, ON
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Valerie Laplante
2020 Member-at-Large

Business Development Director
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Montreal, QC
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Northeast


Dawn V Sheiker
2020 President

Director of Client Relations
Morris James LLP
Wilmington, DE
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Matt Parfitt
2020 Northeast President-Elect

President, Vuture U.S.
Vuture
New York, NY
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Tricia M. Lilley
2020 Immediate Past-President

Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
New York, NY
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Savannah Alden
2020 Treasurer

Senior Specialist, Client Development
WilmerHale
Boston, MA
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Carolyn A. Rumpf Sandano
2020 Secretary

Principal
Carolyn Sandano Coaching / Raise the Bar.Legal
Bronxville, NY
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Robyn A Addis
2020 Director/Programming

Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer / Chief Operating Officer
Legal Internet Solutions Incorporated
Narberth, PA
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Clare Block
2020 Director/Member Engagement

Director of Business Development
Fox Rothschild LLP
Philadelphia, PA
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Holly L. Lentz Kleeman
2020 Director/Advocacy

Chief Business Development & Marketing Officer
Fox Rothschild LLP
Philadelphia, PA
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Cassandra Najjar
2020 Director/Affinity Groups

Marketing and Communications Manager
Wolf Greenfield
Boston, MA
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Amanda M. Steinbach
2020 Director/Marketing and Communications

Assistant Director of Business Development
Fox Rothschild LLP
Warrington, PA
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Claire Thompson
2020 Director/Sponsorship

Senior Business Development Manager
Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
Boston, MA
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Southeast


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Danielle Smith
2020 President

Director of Marketing
Burr & Forman LLP
Birmingham, AL
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Keely F. Yates
2020 President-Elect

Director of Marketing
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Columbia, SC
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Jessica Haarsgaard
2020 Immediate Past President

Business Development Manager
Burr & Forman LLP
Greenville, SC
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Caroline Yarborough
2020 Secretary

Business Development Manager
McGuireWoods LLP
Columbia, SC
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Shannon Lanier
2020 Treasurer

Account and Marketing Director
Poston Communications
Jacksonville, NC
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Katie Mihalcik Holcombe
2020 Treasurer-Elect & Director of Sponsorships

Marketing Manager
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Tampa, FL
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Heather Holstege
2020 Director of Retention

Business Development Manager
Parker Poe
Columbia, SC
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Laura Vaughn Hudson
2020 Director of Outreach

CMO
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Raleigh, NC
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Allison Cowan Stites
2020 Director of Local Steering Committees

Practice and Business Development Manager
Bass Berry Sims
Nashville, TN
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Leigh Anne Thompson
2020 Director of Communications

Business Development Manager
GrayRobinson, P.A.
Orlando, FL
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Emily Woloschuk
2020 Director of Programming

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Lightfoot Franklin & White LLC
Birmingham, AL
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Mid-Atlantic


Rachel Shields Williams
2020 President

Senior Manager, Experience Management
Sidley Austin LLP
Washington, DC
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Darryl W. Cross
2020 President-Elect

Head of Global Sales Enablement
Intapp
Washington, DC
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Jenna K. Schiappacasse
2020 Immediate Past-President

Director of Client Development
Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, LLP
Baltimore, MD
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Kara Kane
2020 Secretary

Business Development Manager
Venable LLP
Arlington, VA
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Inna Kolomiytsev
2020 Treasurer

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Smith Pachter McWhorter PLC
Tysons Corner, VA
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Mike Burbach
2020 Treasurer-Elect

Assistant Director of Business Development
Mayer Brown
Washington, DC
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Jennifer J. Bonesteel
2020 Director of Membership

Customer Success Manager
Littler
Washington, DC
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Tahisha Pearson Fugate
2020 Director of Programming

Business Development Manager
Paul Hastings
Washington, DC
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Scott E. Pacheco, MBA
2020 Director of Marketing and Communications

Marketing & Communications Manager
Lerch, Early & Brewer
Bethesda, MD
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Edward Perugia
2020 Director of Sponsorship

Business Development Manager
Jenner & Block
Washington, DC
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Amy Strope
2020 Director of Programming

Business Development Manager - Life Sciences
Covington & Burling
Washington, DC
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Midwest


Megan M. McKeon
2020 President

Director of Business Development
Clark Hill PLC
Chicago, IL
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Laura Toledo
2020 President-Elect

Communications and Marketing Manager
Nilan Johnson Lewis
Minneapolis, MN
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John M. Byrne
2020 Immediate Past-President

Chief Marketing Officer
Gould & Ratner LLP
Chicago, IL
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Erin V. Baxendale
2020 Secretary

Director of Business Development and Marketing
Sidley Austin LLP
Chicago, IL
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Amie Allison
2020 Treasurer

Marketing Manager
Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager, P.A.
Minneapolis, MN
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Allen C. Chichester
2020 Director

Chief Marketing Officer
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Chicago, IL
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Jill Clark
2020 Director

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Bricker & Eckler LLP
Columbus, OH
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Maureen E. Farr
2020 Director

Senior Business Development Manager
Stinson LLP
St. Louis, MO
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Nancy Myrland
2020 Director

Marketing, Content, Social & Digital Media Speaker, Trainer & Advisor
Myrland Marketing & Social Media
Indianapolis, IN
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Tanya Riggan
2020 Director

Director of Client Relations
Koley Jessen
Omaha, NE
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Southwest


Amy Payton Verhulst
2020 President

Director of Marketing, Business Development & Communications
Coats Rose, P.C.
Houston, TX
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Sheila Sheley
2020 President-Elect

VP - Content Strategy
Content Pilot LLC
Dallas, TX
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Morgan Leigh Horvitz
2020 Immediate Past-President

Chief Client Relations and Business Development Officer
Galloway
Houston, TX
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Mary Margaret Gorman
2020 Secretary

Director of Public Relations and Communications
Jones Walker LLP
New Orleans, LA
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Rachel Lufkin
2020 Treasurer

Director of Marketing and Business Development
Sands Anderson
Richmond, VA
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Ashley Black
2020 Treasurer-Elect

Diversity & Inclusion Manager
Porter Hedges LLP
Houston , TX
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Katy A. Corrigan
2020 Director (Programming)

Director of Marketing
Langley & Banack, Inc.
San Antonio, TX
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Terra Davis
2020 Director (Communications)

Business Development Manager
Winston & Strawn LLP
Dallas, TX
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Carman J. Jackson
2020 Director (Sponsorships)

Business Development Manager, Litigation & Government Enforcement
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Dallas, TX
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Hunter Rowe
2020 Director (Advocacy)

Business Development Coordinator
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Austin, TX
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Vanessa Vines Petrea
2020 Director (Member Engagement)

Senior Business Development Manager
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Austin, TX
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West


Clare E. Ota, MBA
2020 President

Senior Marketing Manager - Industry Groups
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
San Francisco, CA
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Robin D. Gerard
2020 President-Elect

Chief Marketing Officer
Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth
Newport Beach, CA
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Melissa B. Hoff
2020 Immediate Past President

Consultant
MBH Strategies
Kirkland, WA
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Michael Janovici
2020 Treasurer

Client Relations Director
Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP
Los Angeles, CA
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Jennifer Evans
2020 Treasurer-Elect

Executive Legal Recruiter/Co-Founder
Access Talent Solutions, LLC
Trabuco Canyon, CA
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David Bruns
2020 Secretary

Director of Client Services
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
San Francisco, CA
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David Ackert
2020 Director

President
Ackert
Encino, CA
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Cheryl Bame
2020 Director

Principal
Bame Public Relations
Los Angeles, CA
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Brian L Dickson
2020 Director

Director of Marketing
McDonald Carano
Las Vegas, NV
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Jann E Dudley
2020 Director

Associate Director
Berkeley Center for Law and Technology
Sonoma, CA
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Kate White
2020 Director

Co-founder
Design Build Legal
Seattle, WA
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