Board of Directors

Maria Anguiano

Board Treasurer

Chief Financial Officer, Minerva Project

 

Della Barnett*

Board Chair

Retired. Former Director of Litigation, California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, Sacramento

 

Michael Caesar*

Public Defender, Contra Costa County Office of the Public Defender

 

Julia Campins*

Partner, Campins Benham-Baker LLP, San Francisco

 

Cornelia Dai*

Partner, Hadsell Stormer & Renick LLP, Pasadena

 

Abby Ginzberg*

Filmmaker & Producer, Social Action Media, Albany

 

Deepak Gupta

Founding Principal, Gupta Wessler PLLC, Washington D.C.

 

Eric Havian*

Board Secretary

Partner, Constantine Cannon, San Francisco

 

Cecilia Mansilla

Principal, EY, San Francisco

 

Christian Schreiber*

Partner, Chavez & Gertler LLP, Mill Valley

 

Dara Schur*

Litigation Counsel, Disability Rights California, Oakland

 

Dena Sharp*

Partner, Girard Gibbs LLP, San Francisco

 

Grant Advisory Committee

Michael Caesar

Grant Advisory Committee Chair

Public Defender, Contra Costa County Office of the Public Defender

 

Caroline Farrell

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

 

Michael Harris

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

 

Helen Kang

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

 

Arlene Mayerson

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

 

Thomas Saenz

President & General Counsel, MALDEF, Los Angeles

 

Christine P. Sun

Associate Director &  Legal & Policy Director, ACLU Northern California, San Francisco

 

Marc Van Der Hout

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