Leadership

LFW Board of Trustees

The members of the Legal Foundation of Washington’s Board of Trustees are appointed by the Governor, the Washington State Bar Association Board of Governors, and the Washington Supreme Court. They serve three-year terms and are eligible for one re-appointment.

Juli Farris, President
Keller Rohrback LLP

Joanna Plichta Boisen, Vice President
Davis Wright Tremaine

Gary Melonson, Treasurer
Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

Anthony Powers, Secretary
Seattle Clemency Project

Sean M. Davis, Past-President
Microsoft

Candelaria Murillo
Anderson Law

Hon. Kristin Ferrera
Chelan County Superior Court

Jennifer Bereskin-SeaMonster
Qawalangin Tribe of Unalaska – Unangan

Michael J. Pontarolo
Delay, Curran, Thompson, Pontarolo & Walker, P.S.

Michael Sprangers
Johnson Flora Sprangers PLLC

William D. Pickett
Larson Griffee Pickett PLLC


Campaign for Equal Justice Board – Executive Committee

The Campaign for Equal Justice is the fundraising program of the Legal Foundation of Washington. The board of the Campaign is composed of attorneys from around the state who volunteer their time to raise awareness about the importance of civil legal aid and raise private donations to fund the work of LFW’s grantees. Click here to view the full list of Campaign Board members.

Peter Talevich, President
K&L Gates

Ann Brice, Statewide Events Chair
Law Office of Brice & Timm

William O. Etter, Rainier Cup Committee Co-Chair
Foster Garvey

Ben Melnick, Rainier Cup Committee Co-Chair
Schauermann Thayer

Brian Buckley, King County Law Firm Campaign Co-Chair
Fenwick & West

Kathryn S. Rosen, King County Law Firm Campaign Co-Chair
Davis Wright Tremaine

Bridget Grotz, Pierce County Law Firm Campaign Co-Chair
Pfau Cochran Vertetis Amala

Tom Vertetis, Pierce County Law Firm Campaign Co-Chair
Pfau Cochran Vertetis Amala

Destinee Evers, Associates Campaign Co-Chair
K&L Gates

Natida Sribhibhadh, Associates Campaign Co-Chair
Keller Rohrback

William Way, Corporate Campaign Chair
Omniva LLC

Elida Moran, Corporate Campaign Chair
T-Mobile