Chapter Committees

Liaison Division: Chair Elect
Baltimore CIS     Co-Chairs Jonelle Ocloo, Ana Zigel
Clearinghouse A-L Edward Neufville
Clearinghouse M-Z Deborah Mathew
Regional CBP (DC, MD, VA) Chair Michelle Lazarow
Members Brian Green, Sonal Mehta, Aron Finkelstein
Baltimore ICE/ERO/OCC Chair Rachel Ullman
Members Himedes Chicas, Nadine Wettstein
Baltimore EOIR Chair Danielle Beach-Oswald
Members Heather Benno, Cynthia Rosenberg
Washington CIS  Chair Parastoo Zahedi
Vice-Chair Lauren Eagan
Clearinghouse A-L Kursten Phelps
Clearinghouse M-Z Meredth Jolie
Washington ICE/ERO/OCC Chair Anna Gallagher
Members Brian Casson, Jan Pederson
Washington EOIR Chair Mark Mancini
Members Eileen Blessinger, Alexandra Ribe
Norfolk CIS  Chair David Gluckman
Members Radlyn Mendoza, Jennifer West
DC Bar Members Meredith Jolie, Pauline Schwartz, Mo Syed
MD Bar Chair Patricia Minikon
VA Bar Chair Kate Finley
ZAR Liaison Chair Lindsey Wilkes
Members David Cleveland, Denise Hunter, Kibrom Isaak
Education Division: Vice Chair
Dinner Meeting: Chair Nicole Wilson
Vice-Chair Kate Adams, Sue Kenney-Pfalzer
Conference Committee Co-Chairs Erin Ramos, Elsy Ramos
Conference Committee Members


Jennifer West, Khorzad Mehta, Maris Liss, Janet Smith, Rossana Rolon Grau, 
Eileen Lohmann, Sonal Mehta, Sajjid Rauf, Sarah Pitney, Pauline Vera,
Christian Park, Holly Klein, Diane Rish

New Member Division (Networking) Chair Sue Kenney-Pfalzer
Members Heather Benno, Chris Generous, Laura Jacobson, Carlin Moore, Michael Plummer, Jessica Wright
New Member Division
(Law Student/Interns/Recruitment)
Chairs Alex Miller, Lieselot Whitbeck
Professional Development, Lunch & Learns and Webinar Committee Co-Chairs Sheela Murthy, Heidi Boas
Members Kate Adams, Chris Generous, Holly L. Hatton Kuzeyman, Maris Liss, Mo Syed
Professional Development, Litigation Committee  Chair Mark Stevens
Members Pauline Schwartz, Sarah Pitney
Advocacy Division: Secretary
Congressional Advocacy/NDA  Co-Chair, NDA Dilruba Hashim
Co-Chair, Advocacy Laura Jacobson
Members Rina Gandhi, Nicole Wilson, Stephen Rourke
Social Media Co-Chair Hassan Ahmed
Co-Chair Parastoo Zahedi
Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee DC  Chair Anne Schaufele 
MVA Maryland Chair  Chair Frances Taylor
DMV Virginia Chair  Chair Jillian Blake
DC DMV Chair  Chair Karen Burke 
Pro Bono and Outreach Division: Treasurer   
Pro Bono Committee   Chair Lance Conklin
Members Karen Grisez, Jim Ferroli, Claudine Harrison,
Denise Hunter, Emilie Hyams, Deborah Mathew, Daniella Pozzo
Citizenship Day   Co-Chairs Denise Hunter, Meredith Jolie
Members Ouranitsa Abbas, Kate Adams, Niranjan Adhikari, Karen Burke, Jill Bussey, Lance Conklin,
Emilie Hyams, Eileen Lohmann, Sari Long,
Carol Wolchok, Jessica Wright
AIC Essay Contest   Chair Patricia Minikon
Members Diane Rish, Agnes Rudinsky, Carol Wolchok
AIC Ambassador Chairs Brenda Oliver, Catherine Reynolds