//Leadership for NCLC

Leadership for NCLC


Board of Directors || Partners Council

Board of Directors

NCLC is governed by a volunteer national board of directors which includes bar association representatives from the private bar and clients from the communities we serve.

Michael Ferry, Board President
Gateway Legal Services
St. Louis, MO

Donna Daley, Board Vice President
South Middlesex Legal Services
Cambridge, MA

Nancy Barron
Kemnitzer, Barron, & Krieg
San Francisco, CA

Mark E. Budnitz
Georgia State University School of Law
Atlanta, GA

Latryna Carlton
Florida Rural Legal Services
Waverly, Florida

Beverly Courtney
Washington County Opportunities, Inc. Head Start
Greenville, MS

Deepak Gupta
Gupta Wessler PLLC
Washington, D.C.

Jonathan L. Kravetz
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, Boston
Boston, MA

Dancy McKinney-Parker
Memphis Area Legal Services
Memphis, TN

Dolores S. Smith
Federal Reserve Board (retired)
Bethesda, MD

David Vladeck
Georgetown University Law Center
Washington, D.C.

Partners Council

The Partners Council is an informal group that works with the National Consumer Law Center to ensure that NCLC has the revenue and resources to advance its work in support of economic fairness, equity, and consumer protection of low-income individuals and families. NCLC has a separate governing board of directors.

Elizabeth J. CabraserChair
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
San Francisco, CA

Bryan KemnitzerChair Emeritus
Kemnitzer, Barron & Krieg
San Francisco, CA

Roy E. Barnes
The Barnes Law Group, LLC
Marietta, GA

Leonard Bennett
Consumer Litigation Associates
Newport News, VA

O. Rand Bragg
Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates
Chicago, IL

Robert M. Bramson
Bramson Plutzik Mahler & Birkhaeuser
Walnut Creek, CA

Bernard E. Brown
Brown Law Firm
Kansas City, MO

James L. Brown
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

Sheila Canavan
Law Offices of Sheila Canavan
Berkeley, CA

Mark A. Chavez
Chavez & Gertler, LLP
Mill Valley, CA

Michael D. Donovan
Donovan & Axler, LLC
Berwyn, PA

E. Michelle Drake
Berger & Montague, P.C.
Minneapolis, MN

Cary L. Flitter
Flitter Milz, P.C.
Narberth, PA

Robert S. Green
Green & Noblin, P.C.
Larkspur, CA

Kathleen E. Keest
Center for Responsible Lending
Durham, NC

Kristi C. Kelly
Kelly & Guzzo PLC
Fairfax, VA

Keith Keogh
Keogh Law, Ltd.
Chicago, IL

Steve D. Larson
Stoll Berne
Portland, OR

Robert I. Lax
Robert I. Lax & Associates
New York, NY

Seth R. Lesser
Klafter Olsen & Lesser
Rye Brook, NY

Niall P. McCarthy
Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy
Burlingame, CA

John T. Murray
Murray & Murray
Sandusky, OH

Scott D. Owens
Scott D. Owens, PA
Hollywood, FL

David J. Philipps
Philipps & Philipps, Ltd.
Palos Hills, IL

John Roddy
Bailey & Glasser LLP
Boston, MA

John Andrew Spanogle, Jr.
William Wallace Kirkpatrick Research Professor Emeritus of Law
The George Washington University Law School

James C. Sturdevant
The Sturdevant Law Firm
San Francisco, CA

Beth Terrell
Terrell Marshall Law Group, PLLC
Seattle, WA

Janet R. Varnell
Varnell & Warwick, P.A.
The Villages, FL