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The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

The Nation's Premier Civil and Human Rights Coalition

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights  & The Leadership Conference Education Fund
The Nation's Premier Civil and Human Rights Coalition

Staff

Wade Henderson
President and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
President and CEO of The Leadership Conference Education Fund
Wade Henderson biography
Wade Henderson speeches

Karen McGill Lawson
Executive Vice President and COO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Executive Vice President and COO of The Leadership Conference Education Fund
Karen McGill Lawson biography

Nancy Zirkin
Executive Vice President for Policy of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Executive Vice President for Policy of The Leadership Conference Education Fund
Nancy Zirkin biography

Communications

  • Laura Drachsler, Design Associate
  • Tyler Lewis, Director of Messaging and Project Management
  • Patrick R. McNeil, Digital Communications Associate
  • Jeff Miller, Vice President for Communications
  • Scott Simpson, Director of Media and Campaigns

Development

  • Ed Fichter, Vice President for Development
  • Jamal Chevis, Development Assistant
  • Joshua Gerras,  Development Associate for Program Operations
  • Lisa M. Haywood, Membership Services Director
  • Mary Anne Walker, Manager for Individual Giving and Development Operations

Field

  • Ellen Buchman, Executive Vice President for Field and Communications
  • Jordyn Bussey, Field Assistant
  • Cedric Lawson, Field Manager
  • Sergio Lopez, Field Manager
  • Anjali Thakur-Mittal, Deputy Director for Field Operations / Director of Americans for a Fair Chance Project
  • Jheanelle Wilkins, Senior Field Manager
  • Tara Yarlagadda, Field Associate

Finance and Administration

  • Ron Bigler, IT Director
  • Herlyth Clark, Staff Accountant
  • Constance Dennard, Finance Associate
  • Charlene Dillard, Receptionist / Office Coordinator
  • Whitney Gusby Beecham, Manager of Executive Office Operations
  • Charlotte Irving, Finance Associate
  • Angela Lovelace, Vice President for Finance
  • Andy Meruvia, IT Manager
  • Crystal Smith-Hunt, SPHR, Director for Human Resources and Administration

Policy

  • Lisa Bornstein, Legal Director and Senior Legal Advisor
  • Emily Chatterjee, Senior Counsel
  • Sakira Cook, Counsel
  • Liz King, Senior Policy Analyst and Director of Education Policy
  • Milan Kumar, Policy Assistant
  • Josh Porter, Policy Analyst
  • Rob Randhava, Senior Counsel
  • Kate Wikelius, Policy Associate
  • Corrine Yu, Senior Counsel and Managing Policy Director
  • June Zeitlin, Director of Human Rights Policy

Our Members