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 Services Specialist

Jim Carlsen, Senior Fellow

Jim Carlsen, Esq.
Director, Business Operations

Ty Collier, Esq., Staff Attorney

Ty Collier, Esq.
Staff Attorney


Giovanna Copat

Giovanna Copat
Paralegal, Client Services

Claudia Daley, Manager, Client Stakeholder and Outreach

Claudia Daley
Director, Communications & Outreach

Caitlin Ens, Law Clerk

Caitlin Ens
Law Clerk


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


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