Current Commissioners

Peter B. Edelman, Chair

Georgetown University Law Center

Eric Angel

Executive Director
Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia

Hon. Anna Blackburne-Rigsby

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Court of Appeals

Jon Bouker

Arent Fox LLP

Shelley Broderick

University of the District of Columbia
David A. Clarke School of Law

Patricia Mullahy Fugere

Executive Director
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless

Nathalie Gilfoyle

General Counsel
American Psychological Association

Maria S. Gomez

President and CEO
Mary's Center for Maternal and Child Care

Mark Herzog

Associate Director
D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program

Su Sie Ju

Supervising Attorney
Bread for the City

Sheldon Krantz

Visiting Professor of Law at the University of Maryland
Carey School of Law

Hon. Jose Lopez

Associate Judge
Superior Court for the District of Columbia

Andrew H. Marks

Law Office of Andrew Marks PLLC

Stephen J. Pollak

Goodwin Procter LLP

Hon. Vanessa Ruiz

Associate Judge
District of Columbia Court of Appeals

T.J. Sutcliffe

Policy Advocate
The Arc

Thomas S. Williamson, Jr.

Covington & Burling

Hon. Melvin Wright

Associate Judge
Superior Court of the District of Columbia

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