Staff

Administration
Robert Bertisch, Esq., Executive Director
Michael Spillane, Administrator
Noelle Smith, Administrative and Grants Coordinator

Development
Harreen Bertisch, Director of Development
Michelle Gale, Development Associate

Finance
Justine Cupo, Fiscal and Grants Supervisor
Sarah Kontos, Fiscal and Grants Manager
Robin D’Amato, Fiscal Assistant

Intake/Reception
Pat James, Senior Legal Secretary
Janie Chavez, Receptionist/Intake Specialist
Mara Andrade, Receptionist/Intake Specialist
Yenly Feijoo, Receptionist/Intake Specialist

Domestic Violence Project
Kathryn Oleksy, Supervising Attorney
Brittney Gutin, Staff Attorney
Ramona Hupp, Staff Attorney
Megan McDonough, Staff Attorney
Jane Morin, Staff Attorney
Alison St. John, Paralegal
Norys Torres, Paralegal

Elder Law Project
Tequisha Myles, Supervising Attorney
Melva Rozier, Staff Attorney
Samantha Acosta, Paralegal
Georgene Eisenberg, Paralegal
Pearlie Moore, Paralegal

Immigration Advocacy Project
Shane O'Meara, Supervising Attorney
Maryam Kassaee, Staff Attorney
Ana Hurtado, Paralegal

Juvenile Advocacy Project
James Walsh, Supervising Attorney
John Walsh, Supervising Attorney
Allyson Gaiser, Staff Attorney
Drew Hanley, Staff Attorney
Alex Lohman, Staff Attorney
Nazli Sonmez Matt, Staff Attorney
Cassandra Ward, Staff Attorney
Angie Brafford, Paralegal
Tara Riddell, Paralegal
Ben Willis, Database Specialist/IT Support

Educational Advocacy Project
Melissa Duncan, Supervising Attorney
Rayni Bienenfeld, Staff Attorney
Erica Sonn, Staff Attorney
Deborah Berger, Education Advocate
Tatum Coutee, Paralegal
Ben Willis, Database Specialist/IT Support

Foster Children's Project
James Walsh, Supervising Attorney
John Walsh, Supervising Attorney
Jorge Anton, Staff Attorney
Sarah Cohen, Staff Attorney
Jennifer Gardner, Staff Attorney
Amy Genet, Staff Attorney
Susan Hendricks, Staff Attorney
Kirsten Herndon, Staff Attorney
Elaine Martens, Staff Attorney
Amber McMichael, Staff Attorney
Kelly Moore-Bertisch, Staff Attorney
Toni Pollard, EJW Fellow/Staff Attorney
Tim Stevens, Staff Attorney
Maisa Wells, Staff Attorney
Lesley Bartick, Social Work Clinical Supervisor
Lara Cunningham, Permanency Planner
Kelly Easton, Social Worker
Nicole Schoepf, Social Worker
Jannette Hernandez, Paralegal
Mindi Leit, Paralegal
Jennifer Miller, Paralegal
Jessica Singer, Paralegal
Anna Veguez, Paralegal
Rachel Ware, Paralegal
Scott Easton, Admin/Facilities
Ben Willis, Database Specialist/IT Support
Paul Munroe, IT Support

Relative Caregivers Project
Judith Migdal-Mack, Supervising Attorney
Lanice Peterson, Paralegal
Ben Willis, Database Specialist/IT Support

Family Law Project
Ross Baer, Supervising Attorney
Amy Francis, Staff Attorney
Jennifer Rothman, Paralegal

Fair Housing Project
Tequisha Myles, Supervising Attorney
Andrew Batog, Staff Attorney
Rachel Bentley, Staff Attorney
Latrice Dean, Staff Attorney
Denise Mutamba, Staff Attorney
Sandra Powery, Staff Attorney
Rick Collier, Fair Housing Advocate
Samantha Acosta, Paralegal
Naureen Ali, Paralegal
Simone Brown, Paralegal
Kammy Sloan, Testing Coordinator/Investigator
Carlton Smith, Testing Coordinator/Investigator

Public Guardianship Project
Rena Taylor, Supervising Attorney
Libby Spillane, Paralegal
Kathy Morakis, Social Worker
Rabin Armogan, Social Worker
Diane Charette, Case Worker
Penny Maitner, Case Worker
Stephanie Guynes, Financial Manager
Brittany McEntire, Bookkeeper

Guardian Advocacy Project
Rena Taylor, Supervising Attorney
Jessica Kelson, Case Worker

Ryan White Project
John Foley, Supervising Attorney
Stephanie Carden, Staff Attorney
Nancy Lehman, Staff Attorney
Colin White, Staff Attorney
Laura Rivera, Paralegal

Medical Legal Partnership Project
John Foley, Supervising Attorney
Christina Russo, Staff Attorney
Juan Medolla, Staff Attorney
Lisa Santos, Paralegal

Project DULCE
John Foley, Supervising Attorney
Juan Medolla, Staff Attorney
Lesley Bartick, Social Work Clinical Supervisor
Deneisha Watson, Family Specialist

Coverage to Care Legal Initiative
Vicki Tucci Krusel, Staff Attorney
Angelia Patterson, Staff Attorney
Ebonie Taylor, Paralegal

Pro Bono Project
Kimberly Rommel-Enright, Supervising Attorney
Steven Spaulding, Pro Bono Coordinator

Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic
Michael Bacigalupi, Staff Attorney
Rick Collier, Taxpayer Advocate

Non-Profit Legal Assistance Project
John Foley, In-House Counsel
Ana Casey, Human Resources Generalist

Wage Dispute Project
John Foley, Supervising Attorney
Vanessa Coe, Staff Attorney
Ana Casey, Intake Specialist
Miriam Erian, Paralegal

Volunteers
Dick Abedon, Esq.
Dick Kleid, Esq.
Lawrence Moncrief, J.D.
Georgina Oroso, Esq.
Michael Stern, Esq.
Barry Weiss, Esq.