Board of Directors

Leadership

President

Douglas K. Burrell
Chartwell Law
Norcross, GA

President-Elect

Lana A. Olson
Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC
Birmingham, AL

First Vice President

Patrick J. Sweeney
Sweeney & Sheehan
Philadelphia, PA

Second Vice President

Anne M. Talcott
Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC
Portland, OR

Immediate Past President

Emily G. Coughlin
Coughlin Betke LLP
Boston, MA

Secretary/Treasurer

R. Jeffrey Lowe
Kightlinger & Gray LLP
New Albany, IN

National Director

Diane Fleming Averell
Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
Morristown, NJ

IADC President

Mark R. Beebe
Adams and Reese LLP
New Orleans, LA

Mid Atlantic Region Director

Jon A. Berkelhammer
Ellis & Winters LLP
Greensboro, NC

Southwest Director

Michael D. Carter
Phillips Murrah
Oklahoma City, OK

ADTA President Elect

James P. Craig
Lederer Weston Craig PLC
Cedar Rapids, IA

Northeast Region Director

James O. Craven
Wiggin and Dana LLP
New Haven, CT

ADTA President

Evelyn Fletcher Davis
Hawkins Parnell & Young LLP
Atlanta, GA

National Director

Baxter D. Drennon
Hall Booth Smith PC
Little Rock, AR

Southern Director

Catherine C. Dugan
Peterson White LLP
Brentwood, TN

Canadian Region Director

Laura Emmett
Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP
London, ON

Southeast Region Director

Allen M. Estes
Balch & Bingham
Birmingham, AL

Pacific Region Director

Scott Day Freeman
Freeman Legal Counsel PLC
Phoenix, AZ

National Director

Matthew S. Hefflefinger
Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen PC
Peoria, IL

North Central Director

James W. Hehner
Clendening Johnson & Bohrer
Indianapolis, IN

National Director

Rosary A. Hernandez
Burch & Cracchiolo
Phoenix, AZ

National Director

David L. Jones
Wright Lindsey & Jennings LLP
Little Rock, AR

Atlantic Director

Thomas J. Maroney
Maroney O'Connor
New York, NY

FDCC President Elect

Craig A. Marvinney
Bricker & Eckler
Cleveland, OH

FDCC President

Howard A. Merten
Partridge Snow & Hahn
Providence, RI

Mid Region Director

Rebecca A. Nickelson
Sinars Slowikowski Tomaska
Saint Louis, MO

Northwest Region Director

Lori K. O'Tool
Preg O'Donnell & Gillett PLLC
Seattle, WA

National Director

Stephen O. Plunkett
Bassford Remele PA
Minneapolis, MN

Central Region Director

Jill Cranston Rice
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Morgantown, WV

National Director

Anthony J. Sbarra, Jr.
Hermes Netburn O'Connor & Spearing PC
Boston, MA

IADC President Elect

Michele Yennie Smith
MehaffyWeber PC
Houston, TX

National Director

Ford Stephens
Christian & Barton LLP
Richmond, VA

National Director

Carmen R. Toledo
King & Spalding LLP
Atlanta, GA

National Director

Tracey L. Turnbull
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Cleveland, OH

National Director

Sara M. Turner
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
Birmingham, AL

National Director

Ricardo A. Woods
Burr & Forman LLP
Mobile, AL