In 2019, OneJustice will be welcoming it's 10th Executive Fellowship class! Over the years, OneJustice has had the honor and privilege to work with nearly 200 incredible nonprofit leaders from over 100 legal nonprofits across the state of California. Below is everybody who has graduated from the Executive Fellowship.

Class of 2019

Joyce Akasaka
Senior Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.

Sang Banh
Practice Group Director – Systemic Impact Litigation, Inland Counties Legal Services Inc.

Caitlin Chan
HICAP Assistant Manager, Legal Assistance for Seniors

Howard Chen
Chief Operating Officer, Legal Aid at Work

Kathleen Chuman
Supervising Immigration Attorney, Jewish Family Service of San Diego

Moira Duvernay
Deputy Director, Center for Gender & Refugee Studies

Fernando Gaytan
Deputy Director, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Stephanie Haffner
Executive Director, Legal Aid of Marin

Amanda Kennedy
Supervising Attorney, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Amy Lee
Executive Director & Managing Attorney, Jubilee Immigration Advocates

Lydia Lopez
Executive Director, La Raa Centro Legal

Kristine Mateer
Executive Director, East Bay Children’s Law offices

David Mauroff
CEO, San Francisco Pretrial Diversion Project

Nyla Moujaes
Managing Attorney, Homeless Action Center

Lindsay Nako
Director of Litigation & Training, Impact Fund

Carol Neidenberg
Senior Program Manager, Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.

Elizabeth Patten
Co-Executive Director, East Bay Family Defenders

Daniel Saver
Senior Attorney, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Ramisi Sukumu
Senior Health Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.

Misha Seay
Senior Immigration Attorney, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Nathan Thomas
Clinical Social Work Supervisor, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Lambreni Wddell
Director of Community Engagement, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles

Keith Wurster
Director of Pro Bono, Senior Litigation Attorney, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

Class of 2018

Vanessa Barrington
Director of Communications and Individual Giving, Justice in Aging

Edwin Carmona-Cruz
Paralegal, Pangea Legal Services

Denny Chan
Staff Attorney, Justice in Aging

Laura Chiera
Executive Director & Managing Attorney, Legal Assistance to the Elderly

Lauren Giardina
Associate Managing Attorney, Disability Rights California

Shirley Gibson
Directing Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Mateo

Shuray Ghorishi
Senior Staff Attorney, Family violence Appellate Project

Sarah Hedgpeth-Harris
Director of Litigation and Advocacy, Central California Legal Services

Angelica Jongco
Senior Staff Attorney, Public Advocates

Aarti Kohli
Executive Director, Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus

Elissa Lasserre
Executive Director, New Beginnings Law Center

Victor Leung
Deputy Director & Staff Attorney, ACLU of Southern California

Martina Cucullu Lim
Executive Director, Centro Legal de la Raza

Katrina Logan
Directing Attorney, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Michael Magnaye
Development Director, Legal Services for Children

Neha Marathe
Supervising Attorney, Legal Advocates for Children and Youth

Kate Marr
Executive Director, Legal Aid Society of Orange County and Community Legal Services

Araceli Martínez-Olguín
Senior Immigrants’ Rights Attorney, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Chris McConkey
Senior Staff Attorney, OneJustice

Patience Milrod
Executive Director, Central California Legal Services

Stephanie Penrod
Managing Attorney, Family Violence Law Center

Ann Rubinstein
Managing Attorney, Homeless Action Center

Renee Schomp
Senior Staff Attorney, OneJustice

Naomi Schuldheisz
Case Management Junior Director, Legal Aid Society of San Bernadino

Barbara Schultz
Director of Litigation and Policy, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Alysson Snow
Senior Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Gerson Sorto
Associate Supervising Attorney, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Gladys La Torre
Director of Legal Services, Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice

Michael White
Executive Director, Riverside Legal Aid

 

Class of 2017

Allison Barnum
Pro Bono Manager, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Branden Butler
Senior Fair Housing Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Vicky Castro
Executive Director, La Raza Centro Legal

Paul Chavez
Executive Director, Centro Legal de la Raza

Jenny DaSilva
Executive Director, Start Small, Think Big

Stephen Downey
Human Resources & Operations Manager, OneJustice

Karinne Elson
Director of Finance and Administration, Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice

Gautam Jagannath
Executive Director, Social Justice Collaborative

Kim Jones
Director of Giving & Communications, Califonria Rural Legal Assistance

Debra Jorgensen
Managing Attorney, Disability Rights California

Alex Lambrous
Director of Litigation, Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County

Ed Marks
Executive Director, New Mexico Legal Aid

Jesus Martinez
Chair, Central Valley Immigrant Integration Collaborative

Keith Ogden
Senior Attorney, Community Legal Services of East Palo Alto

Becky Pinger
Development Director, Community Legal Services of East Palo Alto

Tori Praul
Acting Managing Attorney, Inland Counties Legal Services

Shahin Rahimi
Senior Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Lauren Roberts
Senior Staff Attorney, OneJustice

Catherine Seitz
Legal Director, Legal Services for Children

Kelly Tautges
Director of Pro Bono & Court Advocacy, The Chicago Bar Foundation

Virginia Taylor
Legal Services Director, Bayview/Hunters Point Community Legal

Liza Thantranon
Managing Attorney, Health, Legal Services of Northern California

Brittany West
Staff Attorney, International Justice Resource Center

Robert White
Executive Director, California Minority Counsel Program

Christina Wiellette
Manager, Alameda County Bar Association; Volunteer Legal Services Corporation

Class of 2016

Andrew Cain
Director of Legal Services, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Kristine Fowler Cirby
Legal Services Director & Interim Executive Director, Family & Children’s Law Center

Jack Dailey
Senior Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Todd Fries
Operations Director, Northern California Innocence Project

Mary Gilg
Deputy Director, Homeless Action Center

Jesse Hahnel
Executive Director, National Center for Youth Law

Julie Hall
Administrative Director of Training, Tech & Other Support, California Rural Legal Assistance

Amy Kaizuka
Senior Staff Attorney, OneJustice

Niloufar Khonsari
Executive Director, Pangea Legal Services

Lorin Kline
Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society of California

Jesse Kornberg
Executive Director, Bet Tzedek Legal Services

Paul Mullen
VLSP Supervising Attorney, Central California Legal Services

Jennifer Phan
Administrative Law Judge, California State Department of Social Services

Anna Rich
Litigation Director, Justice in Aging

Erin Sakata
Staff Attorney, San Joaquin County Counsel

Ilyce Shugall
Directing Attorney, Immigration Program, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Joyce Song
Pro Bono Director & Supervisor, Small Business Program, Community Leal Services of East Palo Alto

Matt Strieker
Executive Director, Los Angeles Center for Law & Justice

Josefina Valdez
Executive Director, Legal Aid of San Bernardino

Class of 2015

Amber Christ
Senior Staff Attorney, National Senior Citizens Law Center

Arbour Decker
Donor & Corporate Relations Manager, OneJustice

Kimberly Irish
Program Manager, OneJustice

Jamie Levine
Director of Legal Services, Elder Law & Advocacy

Michele Melden
Director of Policy, Training & Development, Consumer Center, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Creighton Mendivil
Executive Director/Directing Attorney, Senior Citizens Legal Services

David Onek
Executive Director, Northern California Innocence Project

Dianne Prado
Senior Staff Attorney, Inner City Law Center

Lisa Reinsberg
Executive Director, International Justice Resource Center

Manuel Romero
Human Resources/Specials Projects Director, Central California Legal Services

Gillian Sonnad
Managing Attorney, Central California Legal Services

Ana Maria Storey
Director of Client and Community Services, Legal Aid Society of Los Angeles

Daniel Torres
Deputy Director of Programs and New Initiatives, California Rural Legal Assistance

Abigail Trillin
Executive Director, Legal Services for Children

Karin Wang
Vice-President, Programs & Communications, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles

Michael Winn
Senior Staff Attorney, OneJustice

James Zahradka
Supervising Attorney, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Class of 2014

Ugochi Anaebere-Nicholson
Managing Attorney, Inland Counties Legal Services

Genevie Gallegos
Executive Director, La Raza Centro Legal

Katie Hornberger
Director, Office of Clients’ Rights Advocacy (OCRA), Disability Rights California

Frank Huerta
Managing Attorney, Central California Legal Services

Phil Hwang
Executive Director, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Ariella Hyman
Managing Attorney, Bay Area Legal Aid

Jennifer Kelleher Cloyd
Directing Attorney, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Irene Morales
Executive Director, Inland Counties Legal Services

Leslie Morrison
Director, Investigations Unit, Disability Rights California

Janie Munoz-Tafoya
Family/Immigration Law Team Leader, Central California Legal Services

Maura Prendiville
Senior Staff Attorney, Legal Aid of Marin

Kathy Roberts
Legal Director, The Center for Justice & Accountability

Jennifer Rodriguez
Executive Director, Youth Law Center

Marcela Ruiz
Deputy Director, California Rural Legal Assistance

Caitlin Sanderson
Program Director, Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project

Erin Smith
Executive Director, Family Violence Appellate Project

Jessica Therkelsen
Global Policy Director, Asylum Access

Class of 2013

Christian Abasto
Director of Litigation, Public Law Center

Chancela Al-Mansour
Executive Director, Housing Rights Center

Alison Brunner
Directing Attorney, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Jeffrey Clason
Deputy Director, Central California Legal Services

Emberly Cross
Coordinating Attorney, Cooperative Restraining Order Clinic

Noreen Farrell
Executive Director, Equal Rights Advocates

Jennifer Flory
Director – Canter Legal Resource Center, Disability Rights Legal Center

Joyce Gandelman
Executive Director, Senior Advocacy Network – Senior Law Project

Ana Maria Garcia
Supervising Attorney, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Marielena Hincapie
Executive Director, National Immigration Law Center

Susan Kim
Executive Director, West Contra Costa Family Justice Center

Kim Kruckel
Executive Director, Child Care Law Center

Gary Lewis
Executive Director, General Assistance Advocacy Project

Andrew Mudryk
Deputy Director, Disability Rights California

Diane Roth
Program Director, Public Service Law Corporation of the Riverside County Bar Association

Chris Schneider
Executive Director, Central California Legal Services

Kimberly Thomas Rapp
Executive Director, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

Jora Trang
Interim Deputy ED & Managing Attorney, Worksafe

Ilona Turner
Legal Director, Transgender Law Center

Kristie Whitehourse
Managing Attorney, Legal Violence Law Center

Amy Williams
Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California

Class of 2012

Hilary Armstrong
Supervising Attorney, Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

Karla Barlow
Managing Attorney, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Daniel Benson
Senior Attorney, Legal Aid of San Diego

Elizabeth Bluestein
General Counsel, Public Counsel

Michael Brooks
Staff Attorney, Central California Legal Services

Jenny Chung Mejia
Program Manager, Insight Center for Community Economic Development

Salena Copeland
Program Attorney, Legal Aid Association of California

Tai Glenn
Pro Bono Director, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Christina Hathaway
Staff Attorney, Central California Legal Services

Susan Henderson
Executive Director, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund

Sharon Hulse
Executive Director, Levitt Quinn Law Center

Heidi Li
Managing Attorney, Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

Dora Luna
Managing Attorney, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Yvonne Mariajimenez
Deputy Director, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Henry Martin
Project Manager, Senior Attorney, Watsonville Law Center

Lynn Martinez
Managing Attorney/Senior Litigator, Western Center on Law and Poverty

Guillermo Mayer
Senior Staff Attorney, Public Advocates

Pamela Merchant
Executive Director, Center for Justice & Accountability

Kellie Morgantini
Executive Director, Attorney, Legal Services for Seniors

Kevin Prindiville
Deputy Director, National Senior Citizens Law Center

Catherine Rodman
Director & Supervising Attorney, Affordable Housing Advocates

Ronit Rubinoff
Executive Director, Legal Aid of Sonoma County

Yvonne Sterling
Managing Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Christine Todd
Managing Attorney, Bay Area Legal Aid

Class of 2011

Haydee Alfonso
Managing Attorney, Bay Area Legal Aid

Silvia Argueta
Executive Director, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Sharon Bashan
Director of Pro Bono & Operations, Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles

Diana Dorame
Executive Director, Legal Aid of Napa Valley

Amy Fitzpatrick
Executive Director, San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program

Sonia Gonzales
Managing Director, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights

Ellen Goodstein
Executive Director, Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County

Candice Greenberg
Executive Director, Community Legal Services of East Palo Alto

Elizabeth Hom
Managing Attorney, Alameda County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Corporation

Hellen Hong
Executive Director, Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice

Linda Kim
Associate Director, Public Interest Clearinghouse

Jocelyn Larkin
Executive Director, Impact Fund

Monica Mar
Executive Director, Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association, Inc.

Mairi McKeever
Managing Attorney, Justice * Diversity Center of the Bar Association of San Francisco

Chris Punongbayan
Deputy Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus

Melissa Rodgers
Executive Director, Child Care Law Center

Dori Rose Inda
Executive Director, The Watsonville Law Center

Marcia Rosen
Executive Director, National Housing Law Project

Erin Scott
Director of Legal and Crisis Intervention Services, Family Violence Law Center

Bianca Sierra Wolff
Executive Director, Central Legal de la Raza

Heidi Slater
Deputy Director of Operations, Harriet Buhai Center for Family Law