Staff and Leadership




Aaron Bicart

Grant Writer and Media Officer

Carmen Reynaga

TIGER Manager

Jacque Mahoney


Julie Hezlep

Development Officer

Kyra Clipper

Director of Systemic Advocacy

Marisol Chianello

TIGER Coordinator

Sergei Hasenecz

Legal File Clerk


Vanessa De La Cruz

Receptionist and Administrative Support

Alexis Casillas

Legal Director

Daisy Ayala

TIGER Coordinator

Janeen Steel

Of Counsel

Karina Michel

Administrative Assistant

Leticia Mejia

Education Rights Clinic Manager

Patricia Reyes

Operations Manager

Steven Catron

Staff Attorney

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Carol Jung

Director of Education Advocacy

Gabriela Garcia

Administrative Assistant

Josh Morales

Data Clerk

Kimberly Quijada

TIGER Program Assistant

Luke Pollock


Qiongyue Hu

Staff Attorney

Randi Sunshine

Executive Director


Board of Directors

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Education Advocate

Erika Kruger White

Board Chair

Attorney, Law Offices of Alicia Minana

Alicia Miñana Lovelace

Founding Board Chair

Director of Operations, Library Foundation of Los Angeles

Libby McCarthy

Board Member

Professor, Loyola Marymount University

Dr. Jill Bickett

Board Secretary

Attorney, Winston & Strawn LLP

Jason Campbell

Board Member

Attorney, Coronal Group LLC

Joseph Teltser

Board Member

Chief Compliance Officer, Golden Bear Consulting Group

Marc Pugsley

Board Treasurer


Jane Lord

Board Member

Attorney, Capital Group

Erik Vayntrub

Board Member


Advisory Council

Alison Chiu

Dori Kenneally

Tina Steck

Jill Gordon

Loralie Ogden

Maribeth Towers

Sydney Holland

Jason Rudolph

Jean Trebek