Who We Are

The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program (TVC) is the leading national 501(c)(3) charity providing free legal services in federal venues for veterans in need.

Executive Leadership

Steve Jordon, Executive Director

Steve Jordon
Executive Director

Judy Donegan, Deputy Executive Director

Judy Donegan, Esq.
Deputy Executive Director


Headquarters Staff

Mary Benton, Legal Assistant

Mary Benton
Client & Veterans Law Specialist

Jim Carlsen, Senior Fellow

Jim Carlsen, Esq.
Director, Business Operations

Ty Collier, Esq., Staff Attorney

Ty Collier, Esq.
Staff Attorney III/Senior Program Manager


Giovanna Copat

Giovanna Copat
Paralegal, Client Services

Claudia Daley, Manager, Client Stakeholder and Outreach

Claudia Daley
Director, Communications & Development

Anna Eaker, Specialist

Anna Eaker
Client Services Specialist


Caitlin Ens, Law Clerk

Caitlin Ens, Esq.
Staff Attorney

Samantha Farish

Samantha Farish, Esq.
Equal Justice Works Fellow Sponsored by Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Danica Gonzalves, Equal Justice Works Fellow

Danica Gonzalves, Esq.
Program Director, Discharge Upgrade Program Sponsored by the DAV Charitable Service Trust


Peter Gregory

Peter Gregory
Volunteer Outreach & Education Coordinator

Cate Jackson

Cate Jackson
Communications & Outreach Coordinator

Mike Kail, Senior Fellow

Mike Kail, Esq.
Director, Strategic Operations


Cathy Klingler, Docket Administrator

Cathy Klingler
Docket Administrator

Josie Peery

Josie Peery
Office Administrator

Sandy Peterson

Sandy Peterson
Director, Client Services


Courtney Smith

Courtney L. Smith, Esq.
Director, Volunteer
Outreach & Education

Dee Wallace

Dee Wallace

Leonce Wilson
Veterans Law Specialist

Staff Attorney

Senior Fellows

Scott Billigmeier, Senior Fellow

Scott Billigmeier
Senior Fellow

Scott Billigmeier, Senior Fellow

Paul Cook
Senior Fellow

Edmund M. Glabus

Edmund M. Glabus
Senior Fellow