GLS Administrative Team

Jodi Duda – Interim CEO
Emely Laporte – Compliance & Information Systems Manager
Mishell Brown, FRP – Volunteer & Outreach Manager
Tara Meyer – Fiscal & HR Manager
Francis Berrios – Grants Billing Manager
Chelsea Wait – Grants & Communications Director

GLS Housing Team

Deputy Director of Housing
Robin Stover, Esq.

James Kushner, Esq. – Managing Attorney, Housing
Caryn Rosencrantz, Esq. – Senior Supervising Attorney, Housing
James Clegg, Esq. – Staff Attorney
Arleen Berrios – Paralegal I
Elvia Garcia – Paralegal I
Phillip Heller – Law Graduate and Housing Navigator
financial stability

GLS Financial Stability Team

Interim Deputy Director of Financial Stability
Sarah Nelson, Esq.

Kathryn Hynes, Esq. – Staff Attorney, Birth certificate program
Justin Schwegel, Esq. – Supervising Attorney, LITC Program
Sara Jones, Esq. – Supervising Attorney
Joseph Cappuccilli – Paralegal I
Tanya Gray – Paralegal I
Max Lovato – Paralegal

GLS Family Law Team

Deputy Director of Family Law
Jena Blair, Esq.

Margaret Pearce, Esq. – Managing Attorney
Mara Brown, Esq. – Senior Supervising Attorney
Haley Coet, Esq. – Supervising Attorney
Monica Roosa, Esq. - Supervising Attorney
Lauren Ingledue, Esq. - Staff Attorney
Sarah Young, Esq. - Staff Attorney
Cortney Donahue, Esq. - Staff Attorney
Brenda Rivers, FRP – Senior Supervising Paralegal
Cynthia Jenkins – Paralegal I
Nora Hewitt – Paralegal I

GLS Immigration Law Team

Deputy Director of Immigration & Human Rights
Lisa Murray, Esq.

Jacquelyn Bradford, Esq. – Senior Supervising Attorney
Daniela Camacho, Esq. - Supervising Attorney
Rebecca Hendricks, Esq. – Supervising Attorney
Danielle Fullam, Esq. – Staff Attorney
Betsy Baltodano – Law Graduate
Luis Echeverri – Senior Paralegal
Vilma Negrón Fry – Senior Paralegal
Cynthia Cuebas – Paralegal
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