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

Brian Clubb, Esq.
Staff Attorney


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


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