Who We Are

Executive Board Members

Mary Ann Gilleece, Esq.

Mary Ann Gilleece, Esq.
Chairman & Director
(The Private Bar)

Gary M. Butter, Esq.

Gary M. Butter, Esq.
Vice Chairman & Director
(Google, Inc.)

Leonard J. Selfon, Esq., CAE

Leonard J. Selfon, Esq., CAE
Secretary & Director
(Paralyzed Veterans
of America)

 

Roy E. Spicer

Roy E. Spicer
Director
(Disabled American Veterans)

Ronald B. Abrams, Esq.

Ronald B. Abrams, Esq.
Director
(National Veterans Legal
Services Program)

William S. Foster, Jr., Esq.

William S. Foster, Jr., Esq.
Director
(Drinker Biddle
& Reath LLP)

 

Louis J. Celli, Jr.

Louis J. Celli, Jr.
Director
(The American Legion)

William W. Levi, CPA, CGMA

William W. Levi, CPA, CGMA
Treasurer
(W. Levi and Associates)
 

 

Headquarters Staff

Edmund M. Glabus

Edmund M. Glabus
Executive Director,
The Veterans Consortium

Jim Carlsen, Senior Fellow

Jim Carlsen, Esq.
Director of Program Operations

Judy Donegan, Staff Attorney

Judy Donegan, Esq.
Director of Case Management

 

Danica Gonzalves, Equal Justice Works Fellow

Danica Gonzalves, Esq.
Equal Justice Works Fellow

Leigh Hillebrand

Leigh Hillebrand
Volunteer Outreach & Education Coordinator

Mike Kail, Senior Fellow

Mike Kail, Esq.
Senior Fellow

 

Cathy Klingler, Docket Administrator

Cathy Klingler
Docket Administrator

David H. Myers, Esq.

David H. Myers, Esq.
CDR, JAGC, USN (Retired)
Director of Program Development

Elizabeth Pesin, Staff Attorney

Elizabeth Pesin, Esq.
Staff Attorney

 

Sandy Peterson

Sandy Peterson
Manager of Client Services

Carol Scott, Deputy Director of Case Evaluation & Placement

Carol Scott, Esq.
Deputy Director of Program Development

 

Courtney Smith

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

 

Shannon Stiles, Client Services Specialist

Shannon Stiles
Client Services Specialist

Samantha Stiltner, Staff Attorney

Samantha Stiltner, Esq.
Staff Attorney

Maureen Thomas

Maureen Thomas
Deputy Director,
Client and Stakeholder
Outreach and Communications

 

Leonce Wilson

Leonce Wilson
Veterans Law Specialist