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Advocacy & Case Management

Nikki Charles Co-Executive Director

Nikki Charles
Co-Executive Director

Lindsey Silverberg Director of Advocacy & Case Management

Lindsey Silverberg
Director of Advocacy & Case Management

Sarah Foster Case Manager

Sarah Foster
Case Manager

Leise Gergely Senior Case Manager

Leise Gergely
Senior Case Manager

Amanda Gould Case Manager

Amanda Gould
Case Manager

Kris Klassen Case Manager

Kris Klassen
Case Manager

Rochelle Kwan Case Manager

Rochelle Kwan
Case Manager

Sara Melgarejo Assistant Case Manager

Sara Melgarejo
Assistant Case Manager

Audrey Meshulam Case Manager

Audrey Meshulam
Case Manager

 
 

Legal Advocacy

Bridgette Stumpf Co-Executive Director

Bridgette Stumpf
Co-Executive Director

Matthew Ornstein Co-Director of Legal Services

Matthew Ornstein
Co-Director of Legal Services

Kristin Eliason Co-Director of Legal Services

Kristin Eliason
Co-Director of Legal Services

Naida Henao Staff Attorney

Naida Henao
Staff Attorney

Charlotte Keenan Staff Attorney

Charlotte Keenan
Staff Attorney

Ruth Perrin Staff Attorney

Ruth Perrin
Staff Attorney

Maggie Schmidt Staff Attorney

Maggie Schmidt
Staff Attorney

Jabeen Adawi VLNDC Project Coordinator

Jabeen Adawi
VLNDC Project Coordinator

Alexandra Smith VLNDC Attorney Navigator

Alexandra Smith
VLNDC Attorney Navigator

Ashley Morse Elder Justice Fellow

Ashley Morse
Elder Justice Fellow

 

Special Projects

Dennis McKinney Sustainability and Communications Manager

Dennis McKinney
Sustainability and Communications Manager

Merry O'Brien Grant Administrator and Elder Justice Coordinator

Merry O'Brien
Grant Administrator and Elder Justice Coordinator

Melanie Orhant Pro Bono & Volunteer Coordinator

Melanie Orhant
Pro Bono & Volunteer Coordinator

 
Stephanie Shea Outreach and Social Media Specialist

Stephanie Shea
Outreach and Social Media Specialist

 

Board Members

Ryan D. Guilds, Chair
Counsel, Arnold & Porter LLP

Marc Filer, Treasurer
Forensic Accountant, Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Amit Juneja, Secretary
Associate Director, Fortigent

Blair Decker
Pro Bono Counsel, Hogan Lovells

Christopher Ekimoff
Director, Financial Advisory Services, 
Resolution Economics Groups LLC

 

Jack Fleming
Senior Digital Communications Associate,
The Education Trust 

Jane Lee
Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice

Monica McHugh
Director of Operations & Finance, Every Voice Center

Liam Montgomery
Attorney

Miranda Petersen
Program and Policy Director, Protect Our Defenders