Staff

Staff by Department

President

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John Bouman
John Bouman
John Bouman
President

312.368.2671

Advocacy

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Kate Walz
Kate Walz
Kate Walz
Vice President of Advocacy, Senior Director of Litigation, & Director of Housing Justice

312.368.2679

Stephanie Altman
Stephanie Altman
Stephanie Altman
Director of Healthcare Justice and Senior Director of Policy

312.789.4105

Stephani Becker
Stephani Becker
Stephani Becker
Associate Director of Healthcare Justice

312.789.4482

Emily Coffey
Emily Coffey
Emily Coffey
Staff Attorney, Housing Justice, Goldberg Kohn Foundation/Fred Cohen Fellow

312.724.8411

Verónica Cortez
Verónica Cortez
Verónica Cortez
Staff Attorney

312.854.3374

Nolan Downey
Nolan Downey
Nolan Downey
Staff Attorney/Skadden Fellow, Economic Justice

312.854.3375

Tanya Gassenheimer
Tanya Gassenheimer
Tanya Gassenheimer
Staff Attorney

312.854.3384

Rudi Hancock
Rudi Hancock
Rudi Hancock
Government Relations Liaison

312.690.5909

Patrice James
Patrice James
Patrice James
Director of Community Justice

312.368.2001

Andrea Kovach
Andrea Kovach
Andrea Kovach
Senior Attorney, Healthcare Justice

312.368.1089

Militza Pagán
Militza Pagán
Militza Pagán
Staff Attorney

312.690.5907

Tex Pasley
Tex Pasley
Tex Pasley
University of Virginia Powell Fellow in Legal Services

312.549.9877

Brooke Peery
Brooke Peery
Brooke Peery
LIN Program Associate

312.754.9394

Wendy Pollack
Wendy Pollack
Wendy Pollack
Women's Law & Policy Initiative Director

312.368.3303

Jeremy Rosen
Jeremy Rosen
Jeremy Rosen
Director of Economic Justice

312.854.3381

Henry Shah
Henry Shah
Henry Shah
Advocacy Program Associate

312.368.1033

Marie Claire Tran-Leung
Marie Claire Tran-Leung
Marie Claire Tran-Leung
Senior Attorney

312.754.9450

Advocate Resources and Training

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Ellen Hemley
Ellen Hemley
Ellen Hemley
Vice President of Advocate Resources and Training

312.368.1168

Ailiana Denis
Ailiana Denis
Ailiana Denis
Advocate Resources & Training Coordinator

312.767.9273

Janerick Holmes
Janerick Holmes
Janerick Holmes
Associate Director, Racial Justice Institute

312.971.7793

Kimberly Merchant
Kimberly Merchant
Kimberly Merchant
Racial Justice Institute Director

312.883.3369

Terrance O’Neil
Terrance O’Neil
Terrance O’Neil
Director of Online Learning

312.757.5105

Rasheedah Phillips
Rasheedah Phillips
Rasheedah Phillips
Senior Advocate Resources & Training Attorney

312.854.3383

Communications

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Ambar Mentor-Truppa
Ambar Mentor-Truppa
Ambar Mentor-Truppa
Vice President of Communications

312.809.8048

Michelle Nicolet
Michelle Nicolet
Michelle Nicolet
Marketing Director

312.368.2675

Lane Pickett
Lane Pickett
Lane Pickett
Digital Campaigns Associate

312.368.5231

Ishena Robinson
Ishena Robinson
Ishena Robinson
Communications & Media Specialist

312.549.9879

Development

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Keenya Lambert
Keenya Lambert
Keenya Lambert
Vice President of Development

312.368.1073

Sarah Cocco
Sarah Cocco
Sarah Cocco
Grant Writer

773.295.1474

Carly Faison
Carly Faison
Carly Faison
Development Associate

312.809.8144

Antonio Marshall
Antonio Marshall
Antonio Marshall
Individual Giving Associate

312.854.3386

Andrea Porter
Andrea Porter
Andrea Porter
Major Gifts & Planned Giving Officer

312.854.3382

Brendan Short
Brendan Short
Brendan Short
Senior Foundation Relations Officer

312.368.1150

Harleen Singh
Harleen Singh
Harleen Singh
Corporate Relations & Events Officer

312.368.1098

Operations

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Edward Mbewe
Edward Mbewe
Edward Mbewe
Chief Finance and Operations Officer

312.854.3378

Ryan Deringer
Ryan Deringer
Ryan Deringer
Human Resources Manager

312.368.1104

Valerie O’Geese
Valerie O’Geese
Valerie O’Geese
Office Administrator

312.368.3308

Terenee Pilcher
Terenee Pilcher
Terenee Pilcher
Technology Systems Manager

312.368.3304

Bonnie Sohn
Bonnie Sohn
Bonnie Sohn
Controller

312.724.8139

Henry Tam
Henry Tam
Henry Tam
Finance Coordinator

312.368.2677

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