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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
 
Dolores Ayala    
Allstate Insurance Company

Chirag G. Badlani    
Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd.
 
Debra Rae Bernard    
Perkins Coie LLP
 
David Berten    
Global IP Law Group

Bartram Brown    
Chicago-Kent College of Law
 
Gabrielle Buckley    
Vedder Price P.C.
 
Edith Canter    
Chicago Debate Commission
 
Marta I. Carreira-Slabe     
Aon plc
 
Jane S. Carroll    
Intermezzo Business Migration Solutions
 
Russell Cass    
Sidley Austin LLP
 
Roxana Davis    
Hyatt Hotels Corporation
 
Kathleen Dillon Narko    
Northwestern University School of Law
 
Amy Doehring    
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
 
Chad Doobay    
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
 
Jennifer K. Fardy    
Law Office of Jennifer K. Fardy, LLC
 
Terry Y. Feiertag    
Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd.
 
Mark A. Flessner    
Holland & Knight LLP
 
Susan R. Fortino-Brown    
Law Offices of Susan Fortino-Brown
 
Monica Halloran    
Levy Restaurants
 
Thomas Hurka    
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
 
Michael Jarecki    
Law Office of Michael R. Jarecki
 
Sherene Jodrey    
Aon plc
 
Richard “Brad” Kapnick    
Katten & Temple LLP
 
Robert Kent    
Baker & McKenzie LLP
 
Kathleen Lally    
Latham & Watkins LLP
 
Marketa Lindt    
Sidley Austin LLP
 
Rebecca Lock    
DLA Piper LLP
 
James A. Morsch    
Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP
 
Craig B. Mousin    
DePaul University College of Law
 
Daniel Olmos    
Nolan Barton Bradford & Olmos, LLP
 
Randall L. Oyler    
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg 
 
Ivan Poullaos    
Winston & Strawn LLP
 
Ashish Prasad    
eTERA Consulting, LLC
 
Randall Rapp    
Kozacky Weitzel McGrath P.C.
 
John "Jay" Reidy  
 AT&T
 
Gabriel M. Rodriguez    
Schiff Hardin LLP
 
Mony Ruiz-Velasco    
P.A.S.O. (West Suburban Action Project)
 
Lee Ann Russo    
Jones Day
 
William B. Schiller    
Davidson & Schiller, LLC
 
David Serwer    
Baker & McKenzie LLP
 
Duane Sigelko    
Reed Smith LLP
 
John A. Simon    
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
 
Maile H. Solis    
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg
 
Mark Sullivan    
Grant Thornton LLP
 
Rebecca A. van Uitert    
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
 
Ann Marie Therese Wahls    
Latham & Watkins LLP
 
Benjamin C. Weinberg    
Dentons US LLP
 
Ellen M. Wheeler    
Foley & Lardner LLP
 
Vania Wit    
United Airlines
 
Gretchen Wolf    
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
 
Miriam Zeidman    
Anti-Defamation League
 

Junior Leadership Board

Marjorie Baltazar
Sidley Austin LLP

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

Jessica 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

Tom Hackney   
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP - Denver

Benjamin Hengels
Transperfect Legal Solutions

Alan Iverson
Jenner & Block LLP

Erica Jaffe
Jones Day 

Samina Kapadia   
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Alejandra Lara   
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Elizabeth Lopez   
United Airlines

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

Samad Pardesi   
Ropes & Gray LLP

John Rapp  
Kozacky Weitzel McGrath P.C.

Doug Sargent   
Locke Lord LLP

Kristine Schanbacher
Dentons US LLP

John Skakun III 
Sidley Austin LLP

Michele Slachetka
Jenner & Block LLP

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

Aruna Subramanian   
Vedder Price P.C.

Yesenia Villasenor 
Exelon Corporation

Lavanga Wijekoon   
Littler Mendelson

Peter Wilson
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Gregory Wright   
Dykema Gossett PLLC

Leslie Wright   
Ropes & Gray LLP

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