Board of Directors
SMRLS is governed by a dedicated Board of Directors comprised of attorneys, business leaders and community members all committed to serving the mission of equal justice.
Brenda Devlin is the Vice President, Human Capital at Harris Companies.
Kari Valley is an attorney at MISO Energy.
The Honorable Timothy Connell is a retired judge of the Minnesota Judicial Branch.
Joshua Murphy is an attorney at the Mayo Clinic.
Gail Olson is the formed SMRLS Board President and is retired from the General Counsel at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
J. Scott Braden, Esq.
Law Offices of J. Scott Braden
William M. Mahlum, Esq.
Mahlum & Associates
Barbara F. L. Penn, Esq.
Stephen F. Witort, Esq.
3M Federal Government Affairs
Brett Olander is an attorney at Olander Law Group.
Thomas Hatch is the Assistant County Attorney at the Office of the Ramsey County Attorney.
Andrew Baese is an attorney at Briggs and Morgan, P.A.
Terrance Newby is an attorney at Maslon LLP.
Abdi Sabrie is a 2018 Fellow at the Bush Foundation.
Brett Strand is an attorney at 3M.
Jan Marie Lundgren