Board of Directors

Earl J. Barnes II
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Sentara Health
President
Beatrice James-Moore (Ret.)
General Attorney, Outsourcing and Managed Services at AT&T
Vice President
D'Andrea Anderson
Chief Executive Officer, Halo Security Group
Treasurer
Sean Suber
Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP
Secretary
Robert Bahrampour
Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, Bank of America
Member
Sharon Barner
Vice President and General Counsel, Cummins Inc.
Member
Veronica Couzo-Kamenjarin
Counsel - Labor & Employment , Baxter International
Member
Marie Gilliam
Manager of Operations, American College of Surgeons
Member
Brandi Howard
Litigation Partner, Brown Rudnick LLP
Member
Lindsay LaVine
Senior Legal Counsel, Adobe
Member
Joseph Leventhal
Office Managing Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Member
Ernesto Palomo
Partner, Locke Lord
Member
Bryan Perry
General Counsel, Northern Illinois University
Member
Patrice Sabach
Assistant Vice President and Counsel, MassMutual Financial Group
Member
Jacquelyn Stone
Partner, McGuireWoods
Member
Nicole Washington
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Member
Donna M. Welch
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis
Member
Vania Montero Wit
Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, United Airlines
Member

Judicial Advisory Committee

Judge Alfred H. Bennett
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Judge Ruben Castillo (Ret.)
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge Edmond E. Chang
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge Pamela K. Chen
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge Jacqueline Cox
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge Gonzalo P. Curiel
United States District Court for the Southern District of California
Judge Bernice B. Donald
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Judge Leslie Abrams Gardner
United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
Judge Vanessa Gilmore (Ret.)
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Judge Donald Graham
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Judge Marcia M. Henry
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Judge LaShonda A. Hunt
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge Brian Jackson
United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
Judge Richard A. Jones
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
Judge Nancy Joseph
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
Judge Peggy Kuo
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Judge Gerald Bruce Lee (Ret.)
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Judge Tana Lin
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
Judge Brian Miller
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
Judge Doris A. Smith-Ribner (Ret.)
Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania
Judge Ann Claire Williams (Ret.)
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Associate Board

Jaylin McClinton
Advance Associate, Various Organizations
President
Kiana Outen
Litigation Associate, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Vice President
Hugh Ebb
Corporate Associate, Moore & Van Allen PLLC
Treasurer
Afaaf Amatullah
J.D. Candidate, University of Illinois College of Law
Secretary
Tomide Owolabi
Attorney, Sidley Austin LLP
Parliamentarian
James Akinleye
Associate, Sidley Austin LLP
MEMBER
Gabriela Valentin Diaz
Staff Attorney, EarthRights International
MEMBER
Harmony Gbe
Senior Associate, Hogan Lovells US LLP
MEMBER
Jimmie Herring
Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of Justice
MEMBER
Clarissa Galaviz Lizarraga
Judicial Law Clerk, United States Courts
MEMBER
Contessa Gibson Williams
Senior Paralegal, Legal Aid Chicago
MEMBER
Mariah Young
Associate, Cooley LLP
MEMBER

*The website of the Federal Courts features members of our Judicial Advisory Committee. Please click through to see video features from The Hon. Ann Claire Williams, The Hon. Virginia Kendall, and The Hon. Arlander Keys as they discuss their Pathways To The Bench.