Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Organizational affiliations are supplied for purposes of identification only.

  • G. Elaine Wood, Chair
    Managing Director, Disputes & Investigations
    Duff & Phelps, LLC

  • Loria B. Yeadon, First Vice Chair
    Yeadon IP LLC

  • Laura A. Wilkinson, Vice Chair
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

  • Deborah L. Rhode, Vice Chair
    McFarland Professor of Law
    Stanford University School of Law

  • Jay W. Waks, Vice Chair
    Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel
    American Kennel Club

  • Susan B. Lindenauer, Treasurer
    The Legal Aid Society (retired)

  • Eileen Simon, Secretary
    General Counsel, Global Business

  • Elizabeth J. Cabraser, At Large
    Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

  • Beth Kaufman General Counsel (non-voting)
    Schoeman Updike Kaufman & Gerber LLP

  • Carol Baldwin Moody
    President and CEO
    Legal Momentum


  • Esha Bandyopadhyay
    Fish & Richardson PC

  • Dede Thompson Bartlett
    Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence (CAEVP)

  • Glynna Christian
    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP

  • Ethan Cohen-Cole, PhD, MPA, MA
    Managing Director
    Vega Economics

  • Alexis S. Coll-Very
    Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

  • Meena L. Elliott
    Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer, Corporate Secretary
    Aviat Networks, Inc.

  • Kim Gandy
    President and CEO
    National Network to End Domestic Violence

  • Vilia B. Hayes
    Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

  • Matthew S. Kahn
    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

  • Robert M. Kaufman
    Proskauer Rose LLP

  • Amy Dorn Kopelan
    Bedlam Productions, Inc.

  • Lori B. Leskin
    Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

  • Stephanie A. Sheridan
    Steptoe & Johnson LLP

  • Karen E. Silverman
    Latham & Watkins

  • Brande Stellings
    Senior Director, Advisory Services
    Catalyst Inc.

Honorary Directors

  • Muriel Fox, Chair

  • Barbara M. Cox

  • Etta Froio
    Contributing Senior Executive Editor
    W/Women’s Wear Daily (retired)

  • Stephanie George
    Vice Chairman
    Fairchild Fashion Media Inc.

  • Ralph I. Knowles, Jr. (deceased)

  • Michele Coleman Mayes
    Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
    New York Public Library

  • Lisa Specht
    Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

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