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December 21, 2023 CHAIR CHAT

Episode 8: Pamelya Herndon

This week's Chair Chat features a discussion with Representative for District 28 for the New Mexico House of Representatives, CEO of KWH Law Center for Social Justice and Change, and CRSJ Council Member Pamelya Herndon about her journey as a social justice warrior, particularly in her experiences as an elected official and in the nonprofit space. Watch the full chat below!

During the 2023-24 Bar year, Section Chair Robin R. Runge will continue CRSJ's Chair Chat and host esteemed guests and colleagues for a bi-weekly (every other week) Chair Chat. Prominent CRSJ leadership, including past Section Chairs, will frequently be featured as guest hosts. This platform is designed to bring together legal scholars, advocates, thought leaders, and activists committed to fighting for social justice, protecting our democracy, and upholding the rule of law, and to share strategies for tackling the existing and emerging civil rights issues facing our country.

Guest Speaker

  • Representative Pamelya Herndon – Representative for District 28, New Mexico House of Representatives; CEO, KWH Law Center for Social Justice and Change; CRSJ Council Member and African American Affairs Committee Chair, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice


  • Robin R. Runge – Chair, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice; Distinguished Professorial Lecturer in Law, The George Washington University Law School; Consultant

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