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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

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

Laurice Rutledge Lambert, Vice-President
BakerHostetler

John Fleming, Treasurer
Eversheds Sutherland

Yendelela Neely Holston, Secretary
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Jamala Sumaiya McFadden, Immediate Past President
McFadden Davis, LLC 

Harold Anderson
Community Representative

Derek J. Gilliam
The Coca-Cola Company

Kacy Romig Goebel
The Home Depot

Elisa Smith Kodish
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Luke A. Lantta
Bryan Cave LLP

Michael T. Nations
Michael T. Nations, LLC

Chad Allan Shultz
Gordon & Rees LLP

Robert J. Taylor, IV
Bennett Thrasher LLP

Cristiane R. Wolfe
Krevolin & Horst, LLC

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Khadijah Abdur-Rahman
Community Representative

Jane Arnold
Community Representative

Jacqueline Boatwright-Daus
Community Representative

John Patterson Brumbaugh
King & Spalding LLP

R. Scott Campbell
Shiver Hamilton

Barbara Carrington
Community Representative

Lillian Caudle

Teresa Coleman
Community Representative

Annie Cook
Troutman Pepper LLP

Suzette DuPay
Community Representative

Gloria George
Community Representative

Craig Goodmark
Goodmark Law Firm LLC

G. Wayne Hillis, Jr.
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP 

Peter Kissi
Community Representative

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

Joshua Becker

Pierre Beuret
KLDiscovery

Hon. Joyce Bihary

Julien Bowers
UPS

Mark E. Budnitz
Georgia State University College of Law

Tamara Serwer Caldas
Kilpatrick Townsend LLP

Matthew J. Calvert
Hunton & Williams LLP

Jessica Cox Casey
Icahn Automotive Group

Robert N. Dokson
Ellis Funk, P.C.

Stephanie B. Driggers
United Parcel Service Inc.

Reggie Dunbar II

Leslie Kali Eason
Gordon & Rees LLP

Julie S. Elgar
Georgia-Pacific LLC

Jay P. Ferguson, Jr.
Randstad North America

William Gentry
Gentry Law Firm

 

Megan Elizabeth Griffin
Paul Hastings LLP

Kathryn Hecker
Arnall Golden Gregory LLP 

Terri A. Hendley
Troutman Pepper LLP

Philip E. Holladay, Jr.
King & Spalding

Rick Horder
Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP

Randall L. Hughes

Josh Humphries
WestRock Company

William R. Jenkins
Jenkins & Roberts, LLC

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

John Manasso

C. Dawn Edwards Martin
Legalpeople 

Aiten McPherson
Bryan Cave

Bradley W. Pratt
Pratt Clay, LLC

Michael W. Rafter
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Howard Rothbloom

Philip A. Sandick
Alston & Bird LLP

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

Nakul Warrier
Ricoh USA, Inc. 

 

SERVICE COUNCIL

Emily Akers
IAG Forensics

Ashley Akins
Nelson Mullins

Katy Appleby
BakerHostetler

Lauren Baker
Womble Bond Dickinson

Mark Carter
Taylor English

Christine Emello
Ballard Spahr

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

Javarus Gresham
BakerHostetler 

Taryn Harper
Greenberg Traurig

Kathryn Hecker
Arnall Golden Gregory

Ellis Liu
Jensen Law, LLC

Brittany Nash Herbert
Kilpatrick Townsend

Phil Sandick
Alston Bird

Laura Sclafani
Smith & Lake

Ansley Sluss
Sluss Law LLC

Talis Trevino
Locke Lord LLP

Michael Tyner, Jr.
Morris, Manning & Martin LLP

Jennifer Whitton
BakerHostetler

Denise VanLanduyt
VanLanduyt Giles Greer

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