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2018 Regional Governing Board Members

LMA is pleased to announce the 2018 Regional Governing Boards. To see your 2018 officers and board members, please click the appropriate regional link below.

Western Canada


Heather Ritzer
2019 Immediate Past-President/Director - (Sponsorship)

Director of Business Development and Marketing
Lawson Lundell LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Claire Walker
2019 President

Marketing and Business Development Manager
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Christopher Edward Bailey
2018 Immediate Past-President & Director of Sponsorships

Proposal Manager
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Hans Chang
2019 Treasurer

Business Development Manager
Gowling WLG LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Chloe Thomas
2019 Secretary

Business Development Manager
McCarty Tetrault
Vancouver, BC
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Matthew Aitken
2019 Director (Technology)

Marketing Specialist
Boughton Law
Vancouver, BC
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Matea Curic
2019 Director (Programming - Logistics)

Business Development and Marketing Coordinator
Gowling WLG
Vancouver, BC
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Andrew Dawoud
2019 Director (Sponsorship)

Business Development Analyst
Miller Thomson LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Felicia Dewar
2018 Member-at-Large (Edmonton LSC)

Marketing Manager
Brownlee LLP
Edmonton, AB
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Tammey Laine George
2019 Director

Business Development Manager
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Jenny Grimes
2019 Director (Programming - Content)

Business Development Manager
Miller Thomson LLP
North Vancouver, BC
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Michelle Anne Jacobson
2018 Member-at-Large (Calgary LSC)

Marketing Director

Calgary, AB
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Jessica Leroux
2019 Director (Communications)

Communications Coordinator
Fasken Martineau
Vancouver, BC
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Johanna Mills
2019 Director (Membership)

Business Development Manager
Watson Goepel LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Kelly Oldenburg
2019 Director (CAL LSC)

Manager, Markering & Business Development
Fasken
Calgary, AB
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Sarah Short, MBA
2019 Director (EDM LSC)

Business Development and Marketing Manager
McLennan Ross LLP
Edmonton, AB
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Alison Stapleton
2018 Director of Communications

Proposal Specialist
Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
Vancouver, BC
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Susan Van Dyke
2019 President-Elect

Chief Client Officer
Calibrate Legal
Vancouver, BC
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Eastern Canada


Dianne Rychlewski
2018 President

Director, Marketing & Business Development
BAX Securities Law
Mississauga, ON
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Gary Kalaci
2018 Immediate Past-President

CEO
Alexa Translations
Toronto, ON
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Sean Lind
2018 Treasurer

Senior Manager, Business Development
Baker McKenzie
Toronto, ON
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Kaleigh Elizabeth Zimmerman, LL.B.
2018 Secretary

Business Development Specialist

Toronto, ON
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Pamela Foster
2018 Director - Membership Chair

Director of Marketing and Business Development
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP
Toronto, ON
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Daniel Lepine
2019 President-Elect

Chief Client Officer - Vice-President Operations
Alexa Translations
Montreal, QC
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Jenn E Merlin
2018 Director - Sponsorship

Marketing Manager
Houser Henry & Syron LLP
Oshawa, ON
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Terry Moore
2019 President

Chief Marketing Officer
Cox & Palmer
Halifax, NS
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Roger Rosemin
2018 Director

Chief Operating Officer
Thornton Grout Finnigan LLP
Toronto, ON
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Nadine Singh
2018 Director- Marketing/Comm Chair

Marketing/Business Development Specialist
Lerners
Toronto, ON
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Northeast


Patricia M. Lilley
2019 President

Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
New York, NY
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Dawn Violet Sheiker
2019 President-Elect

Director of Client Relations
Morris James LLP
Wilmington, DE
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Liz Cerasuolo
2019 Immediate Past President

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Goulston & Storrs
Boston, MA
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Jennifer Scalzi
2018 Immediate Past-President (Past Leadership, Nominations)

CEO
Calibrate Legal, Inc.
Hanover, MA
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Kevin Iredell
2019 Treasurer

Director of Business Development
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
New York, NY
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Savannah Alden
2019 Treasurer-Elect

Senior Specialist, Client Development
WilmerHale
Boston, MA
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Jim Jarrell
2018 Treasurer

Sr. Vice President, Marketing & Business Development
Jaffe
Hamilton, NJ
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Carolyn A. Sandano
2019 Secretary

Senior Client Development Executive
Akerman LLP
Bronxville, NY
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Stefanie M. Marrone
2018 Secretary - Marketing & Communications

Director of Business Development and Marketing
Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP
New York, NY
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John Bologna
2019 Director

Business Development Manager
Shearman & Sterling LLP
New York, NY
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Lindsay Griesmeyer
2018 Director - Programming

Chief of Staff
RSR Partners
Greenwich, CT
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Holly L. Lentz Kleeman
2019 Director

Chief Business Development Officer
Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP
Philadelphia, PA
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Cassandra Najjar
2019 Director

Associate Business Development Manager
Mintz
Boston, MA
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Matt Parfitt
2019 Director

President, Vuture U.S.
Vuture
New York, NY
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Amanda M. Steinbach
2019 Director

Assistant Director of Business Development
Fox Rothschild LLP
Warrington, PA
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Claire Thompson
2019 Director

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


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Amy R. Norris
2019 Immediate Past-President

Senior Business Development Manager
McGuireWoods LLP
Charlotte, NC
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Jessica Haarsgaard
2019 President

Business Development Manager
McNair Law Firm, P.A.
Greenville, SC
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Ioana Good
2018 Immediate Past-President

Sr. Business Development and Communications Manager
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed P.A.
Orlando, FL
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Jennifer Griffin Scotton
2018 Secretary

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Brooks Pierce
Greensboro, NC
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Danielle Downing
2019 President-Elect

Senior Marketing Manager
Burr & Forman
birmingham, AL
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Terrance A. Cook
2019 Treasurer/Director of Sponsorship

Director of Business Development
Middleton Reutlinger
Louisville, KY
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Emily Hillman
2019 Director of Communications & Technology

Business Development Manager
GrayRobinson, P.A.
Orlando, FL
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Shannon Lanier
2019 Treasurer-Elect

Account and Marketing Director
Poston Communications
Atlanta, GA
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Katie Mihalcik
2019 Director of Local Steering Committees


Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Tampa, FL
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Chad Rothschild
2018 Director - Membership & LMASE Cares

CEO
Rothschild Marketing Group
Acworth, GA
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Chris Sizemore
2018 Director - Outreach – Law School Outreach & Future Leaders

Co-Founder and CEO
Creative Mischief LLC
Atlanta, GA
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Laura Vaughn Hudson
2019 Director

Director of Marketing and Business Development
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Raleigh, NC
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Lauren Parsons
2019 Director

Director of Marketing & Client Relations
Sturgill, Turner, Barker & Moloney, PLLC
Lexington, KY
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Emily B. Woloschuk
2019 Director

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Lightfoot Franklin & White LLC
Birmingham, AL
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Caroline Yarborough
2019 Secretary

Business Development Manager
McGuireWoods LLP
Charlotte, NC
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Mid-Atlantic


Debbie Leitner
2019 Immediate Past-President

Practice Management and Operations
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Washington, DC
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Jenna K. Schiappacasse
2019 President

Director of Client Development
Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, LLP
Baltimore, MD
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Helena M. Lawrence
2018 Immediate Past-President

Marketing & Business Development
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Arlington, VA
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Kara Kane
2019 Secretary

Business Development Manager
Venable LLP
Arlington, VA
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Amy Strope
2019 Treasurer

Business Development Manager - Life Sciences
Covington & Burling
Washington, DC
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Azeema Mohaideen Batchelor
2018 Secretary

Senior Business Development Manager
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Washington, DC
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Jennifer J. Bonesteel
2019 Director

Business Development Manager
Littler
Washington, DC
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Katie Waterhouse Castillo
2018 Director - Membership

Business Development Specialist
Baker Donelson
Baltimore, MD
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Rebecca R. Edwards
2018 Director - Communications

Marketing and Business Development Manager
Williams Mullen
Richmond, VA
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Tahisha Pearson Fugate
2019 Director

Business Development Manager
Paul Hastings
Washington, DC
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Inna Kolomiytsev
2019 Treasurer-Elect

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP
Baltimore, MD
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Jacqueline H. Madarang
2018 Director - Programming

Senior Marketing Technology Manager
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Washington, DC
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Robin Oliver
2018 Director - Sponsorship

Global Director of Business Development
JD Supra
Virginia Beach, VA
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Edward Perugia
2019 Director

General Manager (USA)
Law Business Research
Washington, DC
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Rachel Shields Williams
2019 President-Elect

Senior Manager, Experience Management
Sidley Austin LLP
Washington, DC
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Midwest


Marcie Valerio
2019 Immediate Past-President

Senior Manager, Client Value and Practice Economics
BakerHostetler
Columbus, OH
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John M. Byrne
2019 President

Chief Marketing Officer
Gould & Ratner LLP
Chicago, IL
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Taryn A. Elliott
2018 Immediate Past-President

Marketing Director
Lushin, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN
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Richard A. Marsolais
2018 Treasurer

Director of Marketing
Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss
Southfield, MI
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Roy E. Sexton
2019 Treasurer

Senior Manager, Marketing
Clark Hill, PLC
Detroit, MI
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Joni Radaszewski
2019 Secretary

Director of Marketing and Business Development
Novack and Macey LLP
Chicago, IL
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Amie Allison
2019 Director

Marketing Manager
Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager, P.A.
Minneapolis, MN
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Elizabeth A. Boehm
2018 Director

Director of Business Development
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Cleveland, OH
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Jill Clark, CFMP
2019 Treasurer-Elect

Director of Marketing & Communications
Bricker & Eckler LLP
Columbus, OH
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Kelly Ziemba Klopotek
2019 Director

Chief Business Development Officer
Gray Plant Mooty
Minneapolis, MN
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Kara McKenna
2019 Director

Regional Business Development Director
JD Supra
Chicago, IL
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Megan M. McKeon
2019 President-Elect

Senior Business Development Manager
Clark Hill PLC
Chicago, IL
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Sheila M. McShane
2018 Director

Manager Business Development & Marketing
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Chicago, IL
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Laura Toledo
2019 Director

Communications and Marketing Manager
Nilan Johnson Lewis
Minneapolis, MN
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Southwest


Jessica Jaramillo
2019 Immediate Past-President

Marketing Director
Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC
Denver, CO
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Morgan Leigh Horvitz
2019 President

Business Development Manager
Jackson Lewis P.C.
Houston, TX
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Michael Blachly
2018 Immediate Past-President

Chief Marketing Officer
Gray Reed & McGraw LLP
Dallas, TX
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Brandy C. Dietz
2018 Treasurer

Public Relations Coordinator
Waters & Kraus, LLP
Dallas, TX
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Emily Jo Adams
2019 Treasurer

Marketing Director
Allensworth & Porter
Austin, TX
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Andrew Adams
2019 Treasurer

Director of Marketing
Maschoff Brennan
Park City, UT
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Jessica D. Aries
2018 Secretary

Executive Director
Peek and Toland
Austin, TX
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Brian C. Dare
2018 Director - Sponsorships

Director, Sales and Client Development
Foley Gardere
Austin, TX
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Terra Davis
2019 Director

Department Marketing Manager
Polsinelli
Dallas, TX
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Mary Margaret Gorman
2019 Secretary

Senior Public Relations & Media Manager
Jones Walker LLP
New Orleans, LA
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Greg H Griffin
2019 Director - Regional Conference

Director of Business Development
Ford Bergner
Houston, TX
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Carman J. Jackson
2019 Director

Marketing & Business Development Manager
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP
Dallas, TX
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Kendra Miller
2019 Director - Programming

Senior Business Development Manager
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Phoenix , AZ
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Kim A. Perret
2018 Director - Member Engagement

Chief Marketing Officer
Jones Walker
Baton Rouge, LA
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Vanessa V. Petrea
2019 Director

Senior Business Development Manager
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Austin, TX
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Amy Payton Verhulst
2019 President

Senior Marketing Manager
Coats Rose, P.C.
Houston, TX
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West


Jennifer Mir
2019 Immediate Past-President

Practice Development Director
Munger, Tolles & Olson
Los Angeles, CA
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Melissa B. Hoff
2019 President

Consultant
MBH Strategies
Kirkland, WA
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Nathaniel E. Slavin
2018 Immediate Past-President

Partner
Wicker Park Group
Chicago, IL
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Deborah E. Douglas
2018 Secretary

Senior Regional Business Development & Marketing Manager
Arnold Porter Kaye Scholer
San Francisco, CA
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Jann Dudley
2019 Director

Associate Director
Berkeley Center for Law and Technology
Berkeley, CA
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David Bruns
2019 Treasurer

Director of Client Services
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
San Francisco, CA
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Gia Altreche
2019 Director

Director of Business Development and Marketing
Newmeyer & Dillion
Newport Beach, CA
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Ericka Cunningham
2018 Director

Business Development Manager - New Business
Latham & Watkins LLP
San Diego, CA
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Brian L Dickson
2019 Director

Director of Marketing
McDonald Carano
Reno, NV
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Charlise C. Hyatt
2019 Director

Business Development Manager
Latham & Watkins LLP
Martinez, CA
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Michael Janovici
2019 Treasurer-Elect

Client Relations Director
Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP
Los Angeles, CA
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Jean Katz
2018 Director

Business Development Manager
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.
San Francisco, CA
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Leslie F. Meagley
2019 Director

Principal
Meagley Strategic Marketing
Mercer Island, WA
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Merry Neitlich
2019 Secretary

Managing Partner
EM Consulting
Irvine, CA
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Clare E. Ota
2019 President-Elect

Senior Marketing & Business Development Manager
Allen Matkins
San Francisco, CA
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