Section Staff

Barry Currier
Managing Director
312.988.6746 (Donna Mosher, Executive Assistant)
Oversees all aspects of the Section. The Managing Director reports to the Council and with the ABA Executive Director regarding all accreditation matters and is responsible for assuring that the legal requirements relating to the substance and process of law school accreditation are followed. The Managing Director is a national leader in fostering quality in legal education and represents the Association before the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education.

William E. Adams
Deputy Managing Director
312.988.5103
Supports the officers and Council of the Section of Legal Education and many volunteer committees and projects. Identifies, recruits and inspires volunteers to participate in the accreditation process and ensures that site evaluation teams are properly trained to conduct effective site visits and prepare inspection reports in accordance with established standards.


Camille deJorna
Associate Consultant
312.988.6742
Focuses primarily on accreditation activities. Working in collaboration with the Managing Director, Deputy Consultant, and the Executive Assistant for Accreditation, assists in recruiting and training site evaluation teams, assisting site teams in preparing for their visits, reviewing site evaluation reports and assisting the Accreditation Committee in its work. Part of the Associate Consultant's work also focuses on the evaluation of foreign programs and assisting in the staffing of various committees of the Section.

Stephanie Giggetts
Assistant Consultant
312.988.5210
Primarily serves the Accreditation Project of the Section including review of site reports, assisting in the recruitment of site teams; supporting site teams, assisting in the planning for various workshops and programs; assisting schools in the interpretation and application of the Standards and Rules, assisting in the interim monitoring of law schools, assisting in the review of Rule 24 complaints, and analyzing available data on legal education regarding performance and trends. Also supports Section committee functions as needed.

Charlotte (Becky) Stretch
Assistant Consultant
312.988.5297
Undertakes effective review of annual questionnaires submitted by foreign programs to identify problems of non-compliance with the Criteria for Foreign Programs for referral to the Accreditation Committee. Performs a review of Annual Questionnaire data from fully approved schools to assist in identifying potential compliance concerns for possible referral to the Accreditation Committee and provides regular and effective staff support to many of the non-Accreditation Project committees of the Section.

Cathy A. Schrage
Executive Assistant For Accreditation
312.988.6740
Works in conjunction with the Managing Director by managing and administering all activities of the Accreditation Project and is the principal staff member for the Accreditation committee.

Carl A. Brambrink
Director of Operations
312.988.6741
Provides management and substantive support to the Section’s key areas: committee administration; publications planning and production; meeting planning; financial management, budget monitoring; and membership development.

Erin Ruehrwein
Section Director
312.988.5512

Has primary responsibility for Section activities, conferences, publications, and communications other than those related to accreditation. Works with the Council, committees, and Section members to provide programs and services of benefit to Section members and to the broader legal education community.

 
Harold Bradford
Administrative Assistant
312.988.5132
Provides general administrative and clerical support to the Director of Operations; the Senior Technology, Publishing & Marketing Specialist; and the Senior Meeting Planner.

JR Clark 
Paralegal
312.988.6750
Supports the work of several integral components of the law school accreditation project, including regular interaction with the Section Council and the Accreditation Committee, with the ABA-approved law schools, and affiliated legal organizations. Responsibilities include drafting regulatory correspondence, document production and retention, communicating with site team members, and researching accreditation standards.


Marsha Factor
Paralegal
312.988.6747
Supports the work of several integral components of the law school accreditation project, including regular interaction with the Section Council and the Accreditation Committee, with the ABA-approved law schools, and affiliated legal organizations. Responsibilities include drafting regulatory correspondence, document production and retention, communicating with site team members, and researching accreditation standards.

Shirley Gonzalez
Paralegal
312.988.6737
Supports the work of several integral components of the law school accreditation project, including regular interaction with the Section Council and the Accreditation Committee, with the ABA-approved law schools, and affiliated legal organizations. Responsibilities include drafting regulatory correspondence, document production and retention, communicating with site team members, and researching accreditation standards.

Beverly Holmes
Program Associate
312.988.6738
The primary representative of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar regarding public inquiries on law school admissions and accreditation. Works with all Section staff providing clerical support.

Mary McNulty
Senior Technology, Publishing, and Marketing Specialist
312.988.6751
Responsible for the development and oversight of all Section strategic communications and publications. Manages the editorial operations of Section publications (books, magazines, newsletters, journals, annuals, e-newsletters and conference materials) and the Section’s Web site.

Donna Mosher
Executive Assistant to the Managing Director
312.988.6746
Provides general administrative and clerical support to the Managing Director, and the officers and members of the Council of the Section. This position also is a primary point of contact for communication between the Section and other entities interested in legal education

Bojan Stankovic
Project Associate
312.988.5303

Works primarily for the Section’s accreditation project including the online law school questionnaires, data entry, analysis and customer support.

Adrienne Tucker
Senior Meeting Planner
312.988.6749
Responsible for coordinating, planning and managing logistics and meals for Section meetings and conferences.

Ken Williams
Data Specialist
312.988.6739
Administers the Questionnaires of all ABA-approved law schools and produces statistical reports based on the data from the questionnaire.


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