Board of Directors

Michael Caesar*

Public Defender, Contra Costa County Office of the Public Defender


Cornelia Dai*

Partner, Hadsell Stormer & Renick LLP, Pasadena

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Prof. Catherine Fisk*

Professor, University of California, Berkeley School of Law.


Abby Ginzberg*

Filmmaker & Producer, Social Action Media, Albany


Eric Havian*

Board Secretary

Partner, Constantine Cannon, San Francisco


Helen Kang*

Director, Environmental Law and Justice Clinic at Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco

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David Lopez*

Co-Dean and Professor of Law, Rutgers Law School


Cecilia Mansilla

Board Treasurer

Principal, EY, San Francisco


Christian Schreiber*

Board Chair

Partner, Olivier Schreiber & Chao LLP, San Francisco


Robert Schug*

Partner, Nichols Kaster, PLLP, Minneapolis


Dara Schur*

Litigation Counsel, Disability Rights California, Oakland


Dena Sharp*

Partner, Girard Sharp LLP, San Francisco


Grant Advisory Committee


Caroline Farrell

Executive Director, Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment, Delano

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Kathleen Guneratne

Senior Staff Attorney, ACLU Northern California


Michael Harris

Senior Attorney Juvenile Justice, National Center for Youth Law, Oakland


Arlene Mayerson

Directing Attorney, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund, Inc., Berkeley


Prof. Alan Ramo

Emeritus Dean and Professor of Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco,


Thomas Saenz

President & General Counsel, MALDEF, Los Angeles


Patricia Shiu

Labor Law and Policy Consultant

Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs at the U.S. Department of Labor 2009 - 2016


Marc Van Der Hout

Founding Partner, Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale LLP, San Francisco