Young Lawyers Leadership

YoungLawyers

Committee Chair

Brett A. Tarver
Troutman Pepper Hamilton
Atlanta, GA

Committee First Vice Chair

Emily M. Ruzic
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Birmingham, AL

Committee Second Vice Chair

Thomas H. Wyatt
Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC
Little Rock, AR

Immediate Past Chair

Catherine Ava Leatherwood
Rogers Townsend LLC
Columbia, SC

Board Liaison

Renée Welze Livingston
Livingston Law Firm
Walnut Creek, CA

Law Institute Liaison

J. Richard Moore
Bleeke Dillon Crandall
Indianapolis, IN

2022 Annual Meeting Chair

Elizabeth Googe Brunette
Fox Rothschild LLP
Atlanta, GA

2022 Annual Meeting Vice Chair

Andre J. Major
Harris Beach PLLC
Stamford, CT

Marketing Chair

Ryan T. Winkler
Tucker Ellis LLP
Cleveland, OH

Marketing Vice Chair

Ashley C. Scarpetta
ProAssurance
Birmingham, AL

Marketing Vice Chair

David C. Vaughn, IV
Baker Sterchi Cowden
Saint Louis, MO

Membership Chair

Chalankis Brown
Ball Ball Matthews
Montgomery, AL

Membership Chair

Alexandra Lilly
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders
Atlanta, GA

Membership Vice Chair

Matthew E. Bown
Hermes Netburn O'Connor & Spearing PC
Boston, MA

Membership Vice Chair

Carmen Weite
Bradley Arant
Birmingham, AL

Seminar Program Chair

Kevin T. McCarthy
Larson King LLP
St. Paul, MN

Seminar Program Second Vice Chair

Valerie Phan
Mintz
San Diego, CA

Seminar Program First Vice Chair

Melissa H. Rose
Perkins Coie
San Diego, CA

Sponsorship Chair

W. McKinley Dunn
Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC
Birmingham, AL

Sponsorship Vice Chair

Lucy Aquino
Cozen O'Connor
Atlanta, GA

Sponsorship Vice Chair

Chelsea Vilchis
Nilan Johnson Lewis PA
Minneapolis, MN

Online Programming Vice Chair

Christian W. Castile
Reed Smith LLP
Philadelphia, PA

Publications Chair

Christopher S. Dutton
Dutton Law Group
Tampa, FL

Publications Chair

Brandon M. Pellegrino
Bowman and Brooke LLP
Bloomfield Hills, MI

Publications Vice Chair

Tal A. Bakke
Bassford Remele PA
Minneapolis, MN

Publications Vice Chair

Kelly Reid
Nelson Mullins
Columbia, SC

Newsletter, Raising the Bar, Editor

Michael Paul Adams
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Chicago, IL

Newsletter, Raising the Bar

Amber Barlow Garcia
Deutsch Kerrigan LLP
New Orleans, LA

Newsletter, Raising the Bar

Jay M. Mattappally
Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore LLC
New Orleans, LA

Newsletter, Raising the Bar, Co-Editor

Emily Pence
Sturgill Turner Barker & Moloney PLLC
Lexington, KY

Online Community Chair

Brooks A. Saible
Brooks A. Saible
Saint Petersburg, FL

Online Commumity Chair

Sara Schiavone
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Columbus, OH

Online Community Vice Chair

Mark Bennett
Arnett Law Group LLC
Chicago, IL

Online Community Vice Chair

John M. Stringfield
Clendening Johnson & Bohrer
Indianapolis, IN

Social Media Chair

Gayatri Deodhar
Litchfield Cavo LLP
Lynnfield, MA

Social Media Chair

Michele F. Hayes
Niles Barton & Wilmer
Baltimore, MD

Social Media Vice Chair

Allison Ng
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Atlanta, GA

Networking and Activities Chair

J. Alexander Barnstead
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Indianapolis, IN

Membership Subcommittee

Corey A. Bauer
Houston Harbaugh, P.C.
Pittsburgh, PA

Supreme Court Swearing In Co-Chair

Amber Eklof
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP
San Francisco, CA

Resource Bank Co-Chair

Jason Ryan Hodge
Nelson Mullins
Richmond, VA

Networking and Activities Chair

Jami Lacour Ishee
Davidson Meaux Sonnier & McElligott LLP
Lafayette, LA

Supreme Court Swearing In Co-Chair

D. Craig Lamb
Goldberg Simpson
Prospect, KY

Resource Bank Co-Chair

Robert Ernest Noble, III
Chartwell Law
Norcross, GA

Corporate Counsel Development Chair

Thomas Lee Oliver, III
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Birmingham, AL

Corporate Counsel Development Vice Chair

Emma Ross
Goldman Ismail Tomaselli
Chicago, IL

Ethics and Professionalism Chair

Marrielle B. Van Rossum
Devine Millimet & Branch
Manchester, NH

Corporate Counsel Development Vice Chair

Denis F. Alia
Cetrulo LLP
Boston, MA

Ethics and Professionalism Vice Chair

Andrew Brooks Farley Carnabuci
Rose Kallor
Hartford, CT

Ethics and Professionalism Chair

Jake T. MacKay
Starnes Davis Florie LLP
Birmingham, AL

Networking and Activities Vice Chair

Shelley K. Napolitano
Foley & Mansfield PLLP
New Orleans, LA

Supreme Court Swearing In Vice Chair

David E. Renner
FisherBroyles LLP
Pittsburgh, PA

Ethics and Professionalism Vice Chair

Kavi Sivasothy
Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
Toronto, ON

Networking and Activities Vice Chair

Thomas H. Wyatt
Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC
Little Rock, AR

Substantive Law Liaison and Engagement Chair

Pamela R. Kaplan
Tanenbaum Keale LLP
Newark, NJ

Substantive Law Liaison and Engagement Vice Chair

Steven A. Scoggan
Ellis & Winters LLP
Greensboro, NC

Substantive Law Liaison and Engagement Vice Chair

Matthew A. Spahn
Martin Pringle Oliver
Wichita, KS

Substantive Law Liaison and Engagement Chair

Andre J. Webb
German Gallagher & Murtagh
Philadelphia, PA

Litigation Skills SLC Liaison

Kristen M. Durant
Husch Blackwell LLP
Kansas City, MO

DRI for Life, Wellness Chair

Sam Heaney
Martin Pringle Oliver
Overland Park, KS

DRI for Life, Wellness Chair

Kelly Calder Mowen
Orndorff Mowen PLLC
Scott Depot, WV

DRI for Life, Wellness Vice Chair

Caitlyn E. Haller
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Chicago, IL

DRI for Life, Wellness Vice Chair

Taryn W. Harper
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Atlanta, GA

DRI Cares/Philanthropic Liaison Chair

Chad E. Burgess
Hill Ward Henderson
Tampa, FL

DRI Cares/Philanthropic Liaison Chair

Amber Eklof
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP
San Francisco, CA

DRI Cares/Philanthropic Liaison Chair

Elise J. Berry
Hill Ward Henderson
Tampa, FL

DRI Cares/Philanthropic Liaison Vice Chair

Carolyn M. Cole
Thompson Hine LLP
Solomon, OH

Diversity Liaison Chair

Troy L. Bell
Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore LLC
New Orleans, LA

Diversity Liaison Chair

Shauncey Hunter Ridgeway
Christian & Small
Ridgeland, MS

Diversity Liaison Vice Chair

Shalyn S. McKitt
Vedder Price
Los Angeles, CA

Women in the Law Liaison Chair

Vanessa Offutt
DLA Piper US
Miami, FL

Women in the Law Liaison Vice Chair

Laura May Hooe
Moran Reeves & Conn
Richmond, VA

Women in the Law Liaison Vice Chair

Shelby L. Pruitt
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
St. Louis, MO

Steering Committee

Michelle L. Kuykendal, Ph.D.
Exponent
Phoenix, AZ

Steering Committee Member

Stephanie M. Wurdock
MedPro Group
Lexington, KY