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Atlanta Legal Aid Society is guided by a Board of Directors and Advisory Committee committed to providing access to legal justice. Our leadership is comprised of individual attorneys, corporate leaders and former Legal Aid clients.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Jamala Sumaiya McFadden | President
McFadden Davis, LLC

William P. Barnette, Vice President
Home Depot U.S.A., Inc.

Laurice Rutledge Lambert, Treasurer
BakerHostetler

John Fleming, Secretary
Eversheds Sutherland

Elisa Smith Kodish, Immediate Past President
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Harold Anderson
Community Representative

Chad Allan Shultz
Gordon & Rees LLP

Luke A. Lantta
Bryan Cave LLP

Michael T. Nations
Michael T. Nations LLC

Lillian Caudle

Robert J. Taylor, IV
Bennett Thrasher LLP

Cristiane R. Wolfe
Krevolin & Horst, LLC

Yendelela Neely Holston
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Khadijah Abdur-Rahman
Community Representative

Jane Arnold
Community Representative

Neera Bahl
One Path Legal

Jacqueline Boatwright-Daus
Community Representative

John Patterson Brumbaugh
King & Spalding LLP

R. Scott Campbell
Shiver Hamilton

Barbara Carrington
Community Representative

Teresa Coleman
Community Representative

John J. Dalton
Troutman Sanders LLP

Suzette DuPay
Community Representative

Gloria George
Community Representative

Derek J. Gilliam
The Coca-Cola Company

Kacy Romig Goebel
The Home Depot

Peter Kissi
Community Representative

Amisha Shrimanker Kotte
Jones Day

Christine Martin-Arrington
Community Representative

M. Frankie Millens
Community Representative

Parker Sanders
Smith, Gambrell & Russell

Andrew J. Tuck
Alston & Bird

Renae B. Wainwright
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Gaylen Kemp Baxter

Pierre Beuret
KLDiscovery

Mary T. Benton
Alston & Bird

Hon. Joyce Bihary

Mark E. Budnitz
Georgia State University College of Law

Tamara Serwer Caldas
Kilpatrick Townsend LLP

Matthew J. Calvert
Hunton & Williams LLP

Robert N. Dokson
Ellis Funk, P.C.

Stephanie B. Driggers
United Parcel Service Inc.

Reggie Dunbar II

Leslie Kali Eason
Gordon & Rees LLP

Jay P. Ferguson, Jr.
Randstad North America

William Gentry
Gentry Law Firm

Craig Goodmark
Goodmark Law Firm LLC

Jamila M. Hall
Jones Day

G. Wayne Hillis, Jr.

Philip E. Holladay, Jr.
King & Spalding

Rick Horder
Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP

Randall L. Hughes

William R. Jenkins
Jenkins & Roberts, LLC

Dawn M. Jones
The Firm of Dawn M. Jones, LLC

Michael D. Kirkwood
City of Atlanta – Law Department

John Manasso

Aiten McPherson
Bryan Cave

Alisa Michael
Driven Technologies of MSA

Chris Miller
Ricoh USA, Inc.

Evan H. Pontz
Troutman Sanders LLP

Bradley W. Pratt
Pratt Clay, LLC

Michael W. Rafter
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Howard Rothbloom

Philip A. Sandick
Alston & Bird

Haley Schwartz
Abrams Davis Mason Long LLC

Rita A. Sheffey
Emory University School of Law

J. Ansley Sluss
Sluss Law LLC

William Stanhope

Allison Stiles

Talis Trevino
Locke Lord LLP

Robert J. Waddell Jr.
NCR Corporation

Laura Wagner
Hunton & Williams LLP

Ryan K. Walsh
Jones Day

Henry Folsom Warnock
Ford & Harrison LLP

Nakul Warrier
Ricoh USA, Inc.

Joy White
Morehouse College

Thomas Wright

SERVICE COUNCIL

Ashley Akins
Nelson Mullins

Katy Appleby
BakerHostetler

Lauren Baker
Troutman Sanders

Lauren Bellamy
Grady Health System

Mark Carter
Taylor English

Laura Scalfiani
Smith & Lake

Daniel Fowler
King & Spalding

Melissa Fox
Eversheds Sutherland

Lauren Frisch
Berman Fink Van Horn PC

Morgyn Graber
The Champion Firm PC

Meagan Griffin
Paul Hastings

Taryn Harper
Greenberg Traurig

Kathryn Hecker
Arnall Golden Gregory

Kurt Lentz
SunTrust

Ellis Liu
Cohan Law Group

Brittany Nash
Kilpatrick Townsend

Stephanie Carman
Chan Law Firm

Will Rooks
Jones Day

Phil Sandick
Alston Bird

Ansley Sluss
Sluss Law LLC

Talis Trevino
Locke Lord LLP

Michael Tyner, Jr.
Smith, Gambrell & Russell

Jennifer Whitton
BakerHostetler

Denise VanLanduyt
VanLanduyt Giles Greer

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