Chicago Appleseed - Fund for Justice

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Board and Staff


Rachel B. Niewoehner, Sidley & Austin LLP

Members of the Board of Governors

David Baltmanis, Miner Barnhill Galland

Zoe G. Biel, Klise & Biel Ltd

Alexandra Block, Miller Shakman & Beem LLP

Matthew Daniels, Chicago-Kent College of Law

Mark DuPont, Attorney at Law

Michael Early, Chicago Underwriting Group

Garrett Fitzsimmons, Northwestern University School of Law

Adam Goodman, The Goodman Law Offices

Daniel Greenfield, Sidley & Austin LLP

Aram Hartunian, Attorney at Law

Brenna Helppie-Schmieder, Northwestern University School of Law

Michelle Jordan, Attorney at Law

Ann MacDonald, Schiff Hardin

Nicole McKinnon, Badesch Abramovitch

Ellyn S. Rosen, American Bar Association

Stephen Siegel, Novack & Macey LLP

Randal Wexler, Sidley Austin LLP


Malcolm C. Rich - Executive Director

Mr. Rich has also served as the Executive Director of Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice since 1986. He is a 1979 graduate of Northwestern University School of Law where he was the recipient of a Northwestern University Center for Urban Affairs Research Fellowship. Mr. Rich is of counsel to the law firm of Whitted Cleary + Takiff LLC where he specializes in special education and mental health law, and is the former Executive Director of the Foundation for Educational Research.