1998-99 Section Leadership

The 1998-99 Section leaders officially took office at the ABA Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada. The new Section leadership is as follows:

Pam H. Schneider, Philadelphia, PA

Beverly J. Quail, Denver, CO

Vice-Chair, Probate & Trust Division:
Louis A. Mezzullo, Richmond, VA

Vice-Chair, Real Property Division:
David K.Y. Tang
Seattle, Washington

Finance Officer:
Alan J. Robin, San Francisco, CA

Philip J. Bagley III, Richmond, VA

Last Retiring Chair:
John S. Hollyfield, Houston, TX

House of Delegates Members:
Donna C. Barwick, Atlanta, GA
Dennis I. Belcher, Richmond, VA
John A. Wallace, Atlanta, GA

ABA Board of Governors Liaison:
Thomas Z. Hayward, Chicago, IL

Real Property Division Council Members:
Joanne P. Elliott, Park Ridge, IL
Emanuel B. Halper, Greenvale, NY
Sanford J. Liebschutz, Rochester, NY
Kathleen M. Martin, Minneapolis, MN
Mark F. Mehlman, Chicago, IL
Richard Rivitz, Cleveland, OH
Phyllis M. Rubinstein, Richmond, VA
Kevin L. Shepherd, Baltimore, MD
Leopold Z. Sher, New Orleans, LA
Yaroslav Sochynsky, San Francisco, CA
Roger D. Winston, Silver Spring, MD
Raymond J. Werner, Chicago, IL

Probate & Trust Division Council Members:
Steve R. Akers, Dallas, TX Christine L. Albright, Chicago, IL
David M. English, Santa Clara, CA
Neal J. Fink, Atlanta, GA
Michael L. Graham, Dallas, TX
Ellen K. Harrison, Washington, DC
Joseph G. Hodges Jr., Denver, CO
Edward F. Koren, Tampa, FL
Carlyn S. McCaffrey, New York, NY
Jeffrey N. Pennell, Atlanta, GA
Bruce S. Ross, Los Angeles, CA
Harvey B. Wallace II, Detroit, MI

Assistant Secretary, Real Property Division
Joyce D. Palomar, Norman, OK

Assistant Secretary, Probate Division
Albert S. Barr III, Baltimore, MD

The Section looks forward to a great year of CLE programs, committee activities and meetings under the new leadership.

Fall Council Meeting
The Section's Fall Council Meeting will be held at the Four Seasons Resort and Club located in Dallas, Texas at Las Colinas, from November 5-8, 1998. The RPPT Executive Committee, Council and Standing Committees will meet at this time. Information regarding the meeting will be mailed to invitees in early September. For additional information, contact Michelle Turner, Meetings and CLE Manager, at (312) 988-5263.

Committee Sign-Up
Interested in becoming more involved in Section activities? Why not join an RPPT committee? RPPT committee members work on a variety of projects, including articles for Section publications, legislative issues, committee newsletters, CLE programs and materials and much more.

To receive a list of committees, log on to the RPPT web site at home.html and click on the "Committees and Special Projects" icon. This will link you to a list of real property and probate and trust committee home pages. To receive a Guide to Committees and a Committee Preference Form, contact the Section office at (312) 988-5260.

Probate & Property Magazine is published six times annually and is included in section members' annual dues.