Board of Directors

Philadelphia Legal Assistance's Board of Directors is a team of attorneys, clients, and community members who work together to ensure the strategy, vitality, and future of our work. 

Officers

Chair: Jason Leckerman - Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll

Vice-Chair: John P. Lavelle, - Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Secretary: Marisa J. Tilghman, Esq., CPA - The Vanguard Group, Inc.

Treasurer: Sara B. Richman, Esq. - Pepper Hamilton, LLP

Members

Irv Ackelsberg - Langer Grogan & Diver P.C.

Larry Bendesky - Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky

Nadeem Bezar, Esq. - Kline & Specter

Valentine Brown, Esq. - Duane Morris LLP

State Representative Donna Bullock

Patrick Devine - Fiserv

Tom Duffy, Esq. - Duffy & Partners

Carlton Johnson, Esq. - Archer Law

Steven Lee, Esq. - Deputy General Counsel, Government Investigations at Comcast

Judy Leone, Esq. - Dechert, LLP

Lauren P. McKenna, Esq. - Fox Rothschild, LLP

Hon. Annette Rizzo - JAMS

Dina Schlossberg, Esq. - Regional Housing Legal Services

Shelly A. Solomon - Associate General Counsel at Fox Rothschild, LLP

Kimberly L. Takacs, Esq. - Chubb

Dorothy Boykin-Vessels - DBW TAX SERVICES

William Cobb

Marjorie Jackson Crowder

Adrianne Gunter

Aquisha Harris

Bridget J. Henry

Shubha Jaganath - Project Management Institute

Janice Lee

Brittney Lewis

Jacquelyn Moncrief

Stacey Sigler

Tiffany Watkins

Alix Mariko Webb - Executive Director, Asian Americans United