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Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Members

Board of Directors

Harroll “Hop” Backus

Hollis "Terry" Bradwell III

William A. Isaacson
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

Edna Kane-Williams - Board Secretary

Sara Kropf  - Board Chair
Law Office of Sara Kropf PLLC

Elizabeth Mitchell

Ira H. Polon
Dickstein Shapiro LLP

Richard F. Riley Jr. – Board Treasurer
Foley & Lardner LLP

Joyce A. Rogers

Advisory Committee

Blake A. Biles
Arnold & Porter LLP

Daniel A. Cantor
Arnold & Porter LLP

Karen Ellis Carr
Arent Fox LLP

Ronald S. Flagg
Legal Services Corporation    

Martha Ford-Gladden
Retired – Client Representative

Karen C. Hermann
Crowell & Moring LLP

Evelyn B. Kemp
Retired – Client Representative

Joseph M. Kolar
BuckleySandler LLP

Peter R. Kolker
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

Karla J. “Tip” Letsche
Frankel, PLLC

Kristin Robinson
Bryan Cave LLP

Ernest "Chico" Rosemond

Simone E. Ross
Covington & Burling LLP

Adrian L. Steel, Jr.
Mayer Brown

Patrice Harris Talbott
Nixon Peabody LLP

William E. White
Allen & Overy LLP

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