NCBF Leadership | 2019-2020 Officers

MEET OUR EXTRAORDINARY TEAM OF PASSIONATE VOLUNTEERS.

WE'RE HERE TO SERVE OUR MEMBERS

Our leadership is chosen across the country with one goal in mind: to represent your needs to the National Conference of Bar Foundations.

Mary Groth
Mary Groth

PRESIDENT

Mary Groth (2020)

Director of Member & Donor Engagement
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation/Association
1375 East 9th Street, Floor 2
Cleveland, OH 44114
T: (216) 539-5975
E: mgroth@clemetrobar.org

James Huggler

PRESIDENT-ELECT

James Huggler (2020)

Past President, Smith County Bar Foundation
Law Office of James W. Huggler
100 East Ferguson, Suite 805
Tyler, TX 75702
T: (903) 593-2400
E: jhugglerlaw@sbcglobal.net

Nikki Thomas

SECRETARY

Nikki Thomas Davis (2020)

Executive Director
Alabama Civil Justice Foundation
532 South Perry Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
T: (334) 263-3003
F: (334) 263-2003
E: nikki@acjf.org

Thomas Tinder, NCBF Board Member

TREASURER

Thomas Tinder (2020)

Executive Director
West Virginia Bar Foundation
Post Office Box 4845
Charleston, WV 25364
T: (304) 343-9823
E: tom@wvbarfoundation.org

Andrea Stone
Andrea Stone

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Andrea Stone (2019)

Executive Director
Texas Bar Foundation
515 Congress Avenue, Suite 1755
Austin, TX 78701
T: (512) 480-8012
E: astone@txbf.org

Deborah Auspelmyer
Deborah Auspelmyer

BOARD MEMBER

Deborah Auspelmyer (2021)

Foundation Executive
New York Bar Foundation
One Elk Street
Albany, NY 12207
T: (518) 487-5650
E: dauspelmyer@tnybf.org

Candice Pace NCBF Board

BOARD MEMBER

Candice Pace (2021)

Director of Development & Communications
Oklahoma Bar Foundation
Post Office Box 53036
Oklahoma City, OK 73152
T: (405) 416-7089
E: candicej@okbar.org

Kirra L. Jarratt

BOARD MEMBER

Kirra L. Jarratt (2021)

Executive Director
District of Columbia Bar Foundation
80 M Street SE, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20003
T: (202) 853-9030
F: (202) 467-3753
E: jarratt@dcbarfoundation.org

Elizabeth McElroy

BOARD MEMBER

Elizabeth W. McElroy (2021)

President, Birmingham Bar Foundation
Baxley, Dillard, McKnight, James & McElroy
2700 Highway 280, Suite 110 East
Birmingham, AL 35223
T: (205) 271-1100
F: (205) 271-1108
E: bmcelroy@baxleydillard.com

Daniel Burns

BOARD MEMBER

Daniel Burns (2019)

Past President, Foundation for the New Haven County Bar
Berdon, Young, & Margolis, PC
350 Orange Street, Floor 2
New Haven, CT 06511
T: (203) 772-3740
E: dan.burns@bymlaw.com

Hinda Carbon

BOARD MEMBER

Hinda Carbon (2022)

Executive Director
Virgin Islands Bar Foundation/Association
Post Office Box 224108
Christiansted, VI 00822
T: (340) 778-7497
E: hinda.carbon@vibar.org

Martha Madrid

BOARD MEMBER

Martha Madrid (2022)

Associate Director, Diversion Education & Health Programs
Project Youth, OCBF
Orange County Bar Foundation
1605 East 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
T: (714) 480-1925 Ext. 107
E: mmadrid@pyocbf.org

Rebecca Green-Jablonsky

ABA STAFF LIAISON

Rebecca Green-Jablonsky

Manager, Affiliate Operations
ABA Division for Bar Services
321 N. Clark St., Floor 17
Chicago, IL 60654
T: (312) 988-5364
E: rebecca.green@americanbar.org

Steve Jones

ABA STAFF LIAISON

Steve Jones

Member Services Coordinator
ABA Division for Bar Services
321 N. Clark St., Floor 17
Chicago, IL 60654
T: (312) 988-5353
E: steven.jones@americanbar.org

Tondanisha Tomlison

ABA STAFF LIAISON

Tondanisha Tomlinson

Finance & Business Administrator
ABA Division for Bar Services
321 N. Clark St., Floor 17
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 988-5353
tondanisha.tomlinson@americanbar.org

Past Presidents

  • Andrea Stone (2018-2019)
  • Leslie R. Barineau (2017-2018)
  • Lorrie K. Albert (2016-17)
  • Leonard Pataki (2015-16)
  • Elizabeth Lynch (2014-15)
  • Courtney Ward-Reichard (2013-14)
  • Amy Sings In The Timber (2012-13)
  • Stephen E. Chappelear (2011-12)
  • Tom Tinder (2010-11)
  • Christine Hickey (2009-10)
  • Briana Wagner (2008-09)
  • Pauline Gee (2007-09)
  • Bob Glaves (2005-07)
  • Jerome J. Shestack (2004-05)
  • Linda L. Thompson Kohli (2003-04)
  • Dee Miller Siegel (2002-03)
  • Anne R. Yeakel (2001-02)
  • Dorothy M. Tucker (2000-01)
  • Charles Thone (1999-00)
  • Kathleen Schoene (1998-99)
  • Marion Smithberger (1997-98)
  • Jerry Lastelick (1996-97)
  • Robert H. Oliver (1995-96)
  • Michael P. Gunn (1994-95)
  • Jane E. Curran (1993-94)
  • Dermot S. McGlinchey (1992-93)
  • Howard Karman (1991-92)
  • Merrily Munthe (1990-91)
  • Jack B. Middleton (1989-90)
  • Donna C. Willard (1988-89)
  • C. Harker Rhodes, Jr. (1987-88)
  • Rodney H. Grove (1985-87)
  • Gordon Sinykin (1983-85)
  • Herndon P. Jeffreys, Jr. (1981-83)
  • Thomas G. Gonser (1979-81)
  • William R. Van Aken (1977-79)

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