Committees

Audit Committee

Awards Committee

Budget and Finance Committee

By-Laws Committee

Compensation Committee

Executive and Policy Advisory Committee

International Steering Committee

Large Population Centers Steering Committee

Legal Advocacy Committee

Local Government Fellows Committee

Membership Committee

Nominating Committee

Personnel Committee

Program Planning Committee

State League Department

Vision 2020 Committee

 


Audit Committee

Art Pertile, Chair
IMLA Immediate Past President
Partner, Olson & Olson LLP
Houston, TX

Members:

Chuck Thompson
IMLA Executive Director
Rockville, MD

Drew Whalen
President
City Attorney
Griffin, GA

Patrick Baker
President-Elect
City Attorney
Durham, NC

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Wayne Esannason
Village Attorney
Scarsdale, NY

Barbara Adams
IMLA Treasurer
City Attorney
Warrenville, Illinois


Awards Committee

Tyrone Cooper, Chair
City Attorney
Beaumont, TX

Jessica Sangsvang, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Assistant City Attorney II
Fort Worth, TX

Members:

Brad Cunningham
Municipal Attorney
Lexington, SC

Cindy Harmison
City Attorney
Lenexa, KS

Brian Loewen
Barrister & Solicitor
Leduc, Alberta, Canada

Peter Letzmann
Attorney at Law
Lowell, MI

Stephen Nick
City Attorney
Eau Claire, WI


Budget and Finance Committee

Barbara Adams, Chair
IMLA Treasurer
City Attorney
Warrenville, Illinois

Members:

Drew Whalen
President
City Attorney
Griffin, GA

Patrick Baker
President-Elect
City Attorney
Durham, NC

Art Pertile
IMLA Immediate Past President
Partner, Olson & Olson LLP
Houston, TX

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Beth Ann Childs
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Broken Arrow, OK

Joy Hulton
IMLA Director
Regional Solicitor
Regional Municipality of York


By-Laws Committee

Nancy Thompson, Chair
IMLA Director
City Counselor
Columbia, MO

Members:

Monica Allen
City Attorney
Jackson, MS

Gary Ebert
IMLA Director
Director of Law
Bay Village, OH

Douglas Haney
IMLA Director
Corporation Counsel
Carmel, IN

Roger Horner
City Attorney
Brentwood, TN

Rose Humway-Warmuth
IMLA Director
City Solicitor
Wheeling, WV

JoAngela Woods
IMLA Director
General Counsel
Accelerate Indiana Municipalities


 Compensation Committee

Drew Whalen, Chair
President
City Attorney
Griffin, GA

Members:

Chuck Thompson
IMLA Executive Director
Rockville, MD

Art Pertile
IMLA Immediate Past President
Partner, Olson & Olson LLP
Houston, TX

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Tyrone Cooper
City Attorney
Beaumont, TX

Nancy Thompson
IMLA Director
City Counselor
Columbia, MO


Executive and Policy Advisory Committee

Members:

Barbara Adams
IMLA Treasurer
City Attorney
Warrenville, Illinois

Marianne Landers Banks
Assistant City Attorney
Springfield, MO

Douglas Haney
IMLA Director
Corporation Counsel
Carmel, IN


International Steering Committee

Ben Griffith, Chair
Board Attorney
Oxford, MS

Tyler Wallach, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Assistant City Attorney II
Ft. Worth, TX

Members:

Robert Alfton
IMLA Past President
Attorney
Minneapolis, MN

Peter Buchsbaum
Superior Court Judge (Ret.)
Stockton, NJ

William Eaton
Counsel
Long Branch, NJ

Adrian Herbst
Attorney
Minneapolis, MN

Dwight Merriam
Partner
Hartford, CT

Iris Jones
IMLA Past President
Chief Business Development & Marketing Officer
Harrisburg, PA

Patricia Lynch
Judge
Reno, NV

Steve Meyers
Meyers Nave
Oakland, CA

Roger Nowadzky
City Attorney
St. Anthony, IA

Samuel Pearson
Legal Counsel
Paynesville, Liberia

Ed Sullivan
Attorney (Retired)
Portland, OR

Steve Wolf
Municipal Attorney
Mt. Healthy, OH

John Zimmermann
IMLA Past President
Attorney for Municipalities
Park Ridge, IL


Large Population Centers Steering Committee

Robert Hagemann, Chair
City Attorney
Charlotte, NC

Members:

Buck Delventhal
Deputy City Attorney
San Francisco, CA

Marc Hansen
County Attorney
Montgomery County, MD

Paul Kratz
City Attorney
Omaha, NE

G. Foster Mills
IMLA President-Elect
Managing Attorney
New York, NY

Leanne Guzman
Senior Assistant City Attorney
Fort Worth, TX


Legal Advocacy Committee

Rose Humway-Warmuth, Chair & Board Liaison
IMLA Director
City Solicitor
Wheeling, WV

Rusi Patel, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Associate General Counsel
Atlanta, GA

Members:

Marcel Pratt
City Solicitor
Philadelphia, PA

Tom Carr
City Attorney
Boulder, CO

Buck Delvanthal
Deputy City Attorney
San Francisco, CA

Bill Mann
Chief Deputy City Attorney
Little Rock, AR

Brig Smith
General Counsel
Middletown, CT


Local Government Fellows Committee

Randy Van Vleck, Chair
General Counsel
Santa Fe, NM

Members:

Marianne Landers Banks
Board Liaison to Committee
Springfield, MO

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Lori Grigg Bluhm
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Troy, MI

Steve Britzman
City Attorney
Brookings, SD

Monica Buck
Assistant City Attorney
Bellevue, WA

Stephen J. Burg
Chief Assistant City Attorney
Peoria, AR

Thomas Carpenter
City Attorney
Little Rock, AR

Beth Ann Childs
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Broken Arrow, OK

John Dorman
City Attorney
Stillwater, OK

Julian Grant
Senior Assistant City Attorney
Corpus Christi, TX

Frank Gummey
IMLA Past President
City Attorney
New Smyrna, FL

Rose Humway-Warmuth
City Solicitor
Wheeling, WV

William Kearns
Attorney at Law
Willingboro, NJ

James B. Lampke
Town Counsel
Hull, MA

Lori Riordan
City Attorney
Belleuve, WA

Molly Shortall
Assistant City Attorney
Arlington, TX

Jennifer Smout
Solicitor II
London, Ontario, Canada

Howard Swanson
City Attorney
Grand Forks, ND

Nancy Yendes
City Attorney
Blue Springs, MO

Alan Zimmet
Shareholder
Tampa, FL


Membership Committee

Arthur Gutekunst, Co-Chair
IMLA Director
Sr. Asst Corporation Counsel
White Plains, NY

Douglas Haney, Co-Chair
IMLA Director
Corporation Counsel
Carmel, IN

Caitlin Weston, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Assistant City Attorney
Richmond, VA

Members:

Marianne Landers Banks
City Attorney
Big Spring, Texas

Alan Bojorquez
IMLA Director
Partner
Austin, TX

Tyrone Cooper
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Beaumont, TX

Jeffrey Dana
IMLA Director
City Solicitor
Providence, RI

Wayne Esannason
Village Attorney
Scarsdale, NY

Wynetta Massey
IMLA Member
City Attorney
Colorado Springs, CO

Susan Moore
General Counsel
Atlanta, GA

Arturo Rodriguez
City Attorney
Alvord, TX

Jennie Granahan Tarr
IMLA Director
Chief Assistant County Attorney
Hillsborough County, FL


Nominating Committee

Randy Van Vleck, Chair
General Counsel
Santa Fe, NM

Members:

Tyrone Cooper
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Beaumont, TX

Kimberly Hibbard
General Counsel
North Carolina League of Municipalities

Susan Moore
General Counsel
Atlanta, GA


Personnel Committee

Tyrone Cooper, Chair
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Beaumont, TX

Members:

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Wayne Esannason
Village Attorney
Scarsdale, NY

Wynetta Massey
IMLA Director
City Attorney
Colorado Springs, CO

Jennie Granahan Tarr
IMLA Director
Chief Assistant County Attorney
Hillsborough County, FL


Program Planning Committee

Barbara Adams, Co-Chair & Board Liaison
IMLA Treasurer
City Attorney
Warrenville, Illinois

Jessica O'Connor, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Staff Attorney
Griffin, GA

Members:

Laurie Cohen
Village Attorney
Wellington, FL

Robert Croom
Deputy General Counsel
South Carolina Association of Counties

Brad Cunningham
Municipal Attorney
Lexington, SC

John Gallagher
Executive Director
Louisiana City Attorneys Association

Leah Hayes
Attorney
Houstion, TX

Timothy Hollister
Town Attorney
Colchester, CT

Silvia Kinch
Division Chief
Montgomery County, MD

Jim Lampke
Town Counsel
Hull, MA

Patricia Link
Staff Attorney
Austin, TX

Duke McDonald
Assistant City Attorney
Springfield, MO

Karen McDonald
City Attorney
Fayetteville, NC

Rusi Patel
Associate General Counsel
Atlanta, GA

Arthur Pertile
IMLA Immediate Past President
Partner, Olson & Olson LLP
Houston, TX

Hilary Ruley
Chief Solicitor
Baltimore, MD

S. Mujeeb Shah-Khan
City Attorney
Monroe, NC

Ken Smith
Executive Director
Alabama League of Municipalities

Randy Van Vleck
General Counsel
Santa Fe, NM


State League Department

Kim Hibbard, Chair
North Carolina League of Municipalities
Raleigh, NC

Kelly Pridgen, Secretary
General Counsel
Atlanta, GA

JoAngela Woods, Board Liasion
IMLA Director
General Counsel
Accelerate Indiana Municipalities


Vision 2020 Committee

Patrick Baker, Co-Chair
President-Elect
City Attorney
Durham, NC

Arthur Gutekunst, Co-Chair
IMLA Director
Sr. Asst Corporation Counsel
White Plains, NY

Elias George, Young Lawyer Co-Chair
Depuy City Attorney
Las Vegas, NV

Members:

Mary Ellen Bench
IMLA Past President
City Solicitor
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Barbara Adams
IMLA Treasurer
City Attorney
Warrenville, Illinois

Debra Bechtel
County Attorney
Newton, NC

Laurie Cohen
Village Attorney
Wellington, FL

Douglas Haney
IMLA Director
Corporation Counsel
Carmel, IN

Silvia Kinch
Chief
Montgomery County, MD

Jim Lampke
Town Counsel
Hull, MA

Andrew Mai
County Attorney
Osceola County, FL

Jody Malmstrom
Associate County Attorney
Montgomery County, MD

Sean McLaughlin
Assistant City Attorney
Lenexa, KS

Heather Price
County Attorney
Caroline County, MD

 

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