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President

Emily G. Coughlin
Coughlin Betke LLP
Boston, MA

Chair

E. Todd Presnell
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Nashville, TN

President-Elect

Douglas K. Burrell
Drew Eckl & Farnham LLP
Atlanta, GA

First Vice President

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

Second Vice President

Patrick J. Sweeney
Sweeney & Sheehan
Philadelphia, PA

Immediate Past President

Philip L. Willman
Brown & James PC
Saint Louis, MO

Immediate Past Chair

Stephen O. Plunkett
Bassford Remele PA
Minneapolis, MN

Secretary-Treasurer

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

Ex-Officio

Dean Martinez
DRI - Chief Executive Officer
Chicago, IL

DRI Liaison

Denise Eichhorn
DRI - Director, Committees & Education
Chicago, IL

DRI Liaison

Nancy Parz
DRI - EVP - Membership & Programming
Chicago, IL

Committee Member

Joseph D. Cohen
Porter Hedges LLP
Houston, TX

Committee Member

Daniel W. Gerber
Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady LLP
Buffalo, NY

Committee Member

Jennifer Snyder Heis
Ulmer & Berne LLP
Cincinnati, OH

Committee Member

Mary Re Knack
Ogden Murphy Wallace PLLC
Seattle, WA

Committee Member

Roman Lifson
Christian & Barton LLP
Richmond, VA

Committee Member

Melanie C. Lockett
Lowe Stein Hoffman Allweiss & Hauver LLP
New Orleans, LA

Committee Member

Jaime Walker Luse
Tydings & Rosenberg LLP
Baltimore, MD

Committee Member

Ted J. McDonald, III
McDonald Veon PA
Overland Park, KS

Committee Member

J. Richard Moore
Bleeke Dillon Crandall
Indianapolis, IN

Committee Member

Christopher T. Sheean
Swanson Martin & Bell LLP
Chicago, IL

Committee Member

Glenn M. Zakaib
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Toronto, ON