Public Interest Law Initiative

Young Professionals Board

Established in 2017, PILI’s Young Professionals Board is a group dedicated to empowering PILI through fundraising and by serving as PILI’s ambassadors in their communities. Members are emerging leaders who have begun their professional careers in the past fifteen years.


Sabreena El-Amin, Jackson Lewis P.C.

Chair-Elect & Liaison to PILI’s Board of Directors:

Steven Trubac, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Vice Chair & Membership Chair:

Themi Rush, Berkeley Research Group

Marketing Chair:

Carter Isham, LexisNexis

Giving Tuesday Chair: 

Elizabeth Dudek, Charles River Associates

At-Large YPB Members:

Bide Akande, Freeborn & Peters LLP
Corinne Biller, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
Sharon E. Calhoun, Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP
Alex J. Chez, BMO Wealth Management
Jasmine A. D. Fannell, Winston & Strawn LLP
Rachel Granneman, Environmental Law & Policy Center
Judy He, Brinks Gilson & Lione
Victor Herrera, Kopka Pinkus Dolin P.C.
Anthony Lewis, Law Offices of Gary H. Smith, P.C.
Brandon Luczak, TransPerfect Legal Solutions
Angelika Pouliezos, DLA Piper
Kaitlin Salisbury, HeplerBroom LLC
Xiang Siow, Fox Swibel Levin & Carroll LLP
Tedd Warden, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Michael C. Whalen, Paul Hastings LLP

We are still recruiting members! Interested in supporting PILI by being a member of our Young Professionals Board? Learn more »

You can meet and support the YPB at their annual fundraiser. Learn more »

If you have any questions or are interested in joining, please contact PILI’s Development Manager Sang Yup Lee at 312-832-5130 or by email.

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