NCBF Leadership | 2021-2022 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.

Thomas Tinder, NCBF Board Member

PRESIDENT

Thomas Tinder 2023 (2)

Retired Executive Director
West Virginia Bar Foundation
5316 Kanawha Avenue
Charleston, WV 25304
T: (304) 444-0181
E: tom.tinder@outlook.com

Daniel Burns

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Daniel Burns 2024 (2)

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

Elizabeth McElroy

TREASURER

Elizabeth W. McElroy 2024 (2)

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

James Huggler

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

James Huggler 2022 (2)

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

Hinda Carbon

BOARD MEMBER

Hinda Carbon 2022 (1)

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

Lori L Keating NCBF Board Member

BOARD MEMBER

Lori L. Keating 2023 (1)

Executive Director
Ohio State Bar Foundation
1700 Lake Shore Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43216-6562
T: 614-487-4444
E: lkeating@osbf.net

Thomas Lynch NCBF Board Member

BOARD MEMBER

Thomas Lynch 2023 (1)

President, Maryland Bar Foundation
Tom Lynch Law & Mediation, LLC
35 East All Saints Street, Unit 304
Frederick, Maryland, 21701
T: (301) 639-5486
E: tom@tomlynchlaw.com

Martha Madrid NCBF Officer

BOARD MEMBER

Martha Madrid 2022 (1)

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

Candice Pace NCBF Board

BOARD MEMBER

Candice Pace 2024 (2)

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

Sharra Wagner

BOARD MEMBER

Sharra Wagner 2024 (1)

Director, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation
2300 Main Street, Suite 100
Kansas City, MO 64108
T: (816) 474-4322
E: swagner@kcmbf.org

Caroline Bowers - NCBF Association Manager

NCBF STAFF

Caroline Bowers

National Conference of Bar Foundations
608-581-5054
caroline@ncbf.org

Past Presidents

  • James Huggler (2020-2021)
  • Mary Groth (2019-2020)
  • 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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