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We are your Board of Directors, here to serve you.  We are committed to following Jesus in all that we do on the Board.  If you have questions about Christian Legal Society or how you can serve Jesus through CLS’s ministries, please do not hesitate to contact us using the contact information provided below.  Next to our names is an abbreviation of the Board committees on which we work.  This information can help guide your inquiries if your questions relate to the work of one of the Board committees.  The abbreviations are explained at the end of the list of directors.

If you have a nominee for the CLS board of directors, please see our invitation here.

CHRISTIAN LEGAL SOCIETY
BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2014

Delia Bouwers Bianchin (AM, CONF)
General Counsel
Penn United Technologies
799 North Pike Rd
Cabot, PA  16023
(O) 724-352-1507  x4694
(F) 724-352-4970
Email
 
Jonathan Campbell (LAM, LSM)
Legal Aid Ministries, Inc.
P.O. Box 742224          
Dallas, TX   75374
(O) 214-207-6542
Email

Frederick Claybrook, Jr. (CLRF)
Crowell & Moring
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC  20004-2505
(O) 202-624-2695
(F) 202-628-5116
Email

John W. Mauck   (AM, BGN)
Mauck & Baker
1 N. La Salle Street
Suite 600
Chicago, IL  60602
(O) 312-853-8709
(F) 312-726-1039
Email

Steven T. O’Ban (CLRF, LSM)      
Ellis, Li & McKinstry PLLC
2025 First Avenue, Penthouse A
Seattle, WA  98121-3125
(O) 206-682-0565
Email

Charles M. Oellermann (CLRF, AM)
Jones Day
325 John H. McConnell Boulevard, Suite 600
Columbus, Ohio 43215-2673
(O) 614-281-3948
Email

Tim O'Hare (DEV)      
O'Hare Law Firm
1038 South Elm Street
Carrollton, TX 
(O) 972-960-0000
Email

Jennifer K. Patrick (AM, BGN)
Law Offices of Jennifer K. Patrick
501 W. Broadway, Suite 1310
San Diego, CA 92101
(O)  619-702-3333
Email

James W. Richardson (CLRF, LAM)
11410 N Ingot Loop
Oro Valley, AZ 85737
Email

Joseph A. Ruta  (LSM)
Ruta & Soulios LLP
1500 Broadway, 21st Floor
New York, NY  10036
(O) 212-997-4500
(F) 212-768-0649
Email

Myron Steeves (LSM)
Trinity Law School
2200 North Grand Avenue
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(O) 714-796-7160
(F) 714-796-7190
Email

William Treeby (CLRF)
Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann L.L.C.
546 Carondelet St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
(O) 504-593-0807
(F) 504-596-0807
Email

Bob Trierweiler (AM, CONF)
Campus Crusade
100 Lake Hart Drive MC 3500
Orlando, FL  32832
(O) 407-826-2000
Email

Christopher S.Williams (APF, Audit, DEV)
Managing Director
Trinity Equity Partners Inc.
2010 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Suite 220
Del Mar, CA  92014
(O) 858-227-9222
(F) 858-461-1360
Email

Everardo Zavala (AM, CLRF)
Zavala Law Firm
2600 West Olive Avenue, Suite 500
Burbank, CA 91505
(O) 818-987-7010
Email

Ex Officio Members

President & Chairman of the Board
*Stephen A. Tuggy (All Committees)  
Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell LLP
300 So. Grand Ave., 26th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(O) 213-485-1500
(F) 213-485-1200
Email

Past President
*Peter F. Rathbun (BGN, Ex, DEV, LAM)
American Bible Society
1865 Broadway
New York, New York 10023
(O) 212-408-1291
(F) 212-408-1587
Email

Secretary
Sally Wagenmaker (APF, Ex, LAM)
Wagenmaker & Oberly, LLC
53 W. Jackson, Suite 550
Chicago, IL 60604
(O) 312.626.1600
(F) 312-626-1610

Email

Treasurer
*Wallace L. Larson (APF, Ex, LAM)
Carson Messinger PLLC
4808 North 22nd Street, Suite 200
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
(O) 602-264-2261
(F) 602-277-4507
Email

President-elect
H. Robert Showers (APF, Audit, BGN, Ex)
Simms Showers, LLP
305 Harrison St., SE
3rd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175
(O) 703-771-4671
(F) 703-771-4681
Email

Executive Director & CEO
*David Nammo 
Christian Legal Society
8001 Braddock Road, Suite 302
Springfield, VA 22151
(O) 703-642-1070 ext 3201
(F) 703-642-1075
Email

*Abbreviations for Committees:

AC – Advisory Council
APF – Administration, Personnel & Finance
Audit – No abbreveviation (under APF)
AM – Attorney Ministries
BGN – Board Governance & Nonimating
CLRF – Center for Law & Religious Freedom
CONF – Conference Committee
DEV – Development
ES – Executive Director Succession
Ex – Executive
Int – International
LAM – Legal Aid Ministries
LSM – Law Student Ministries

 

CHRISTIAN LEGAL SOCIETY
8001 Braddock Road Suite 302
Springfield, Virginia 22151
Phone:  703.642.1070
Email:  clshq@clsnet.org

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