OUR STAFF

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AMANDA ALEXANDER
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & FOUNDER

Michael Cho

rasha almulaiki
detroit advocate/the bail project

Louis Rhee

Ta’ri Badil-Abish
Detroit Advocate/The Bail Project

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sonja K. Bonnett
community legal worker

Terry Phillips

chris delgado
community legal worker

Katherine Eckart

asia johnson
detroit Advocate/the Bail Project

Nicole Green

Danielle Dillard
Campaigns & Advocacy Coordinator

Erin Keith

erin keith
staff attorney - youth services  

Jean Bastien

desiree ferguson
legal director & senior attorney

Margaret Edwards

ANGEL MCKISSIC
Office Manager & PARALEGAL  

Jeremy Muller

NICOLE HUDDLESTON
STAFF ATTORNEY - LEGAL SERVICES

Sara Phillips

tiffany mott-smith
development manager

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rubina mustafa
staff attorney-legal services

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casey rocheteau
communications officer

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lauren thomas
community legal worker

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eric williams
staff attorney - economic equity


OUR BOARD


ADVISORY BOARD

The following individuals have provided guidance and support in DJC’s initial stages, and will continue to lend their expertise and wisdom as the organization grows:

 Shane Bernardo, Detroit Equity Action Lab / Uprooting Racism Planting Justice

Michael Carter, Federal Defender Office / ACLU of Michigan Board

Gina Clayton, Essie Justice Group

Mark Fancher, ACLU of Michigan

James Forman, Jr., Yale Law School

Dorcas Gilmore, George Washington University Law School / Gilmore Khandar, LLC

Alana Greer, Community Justice Project

Peter Hammer, Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights, Wayne State University Law School

Thomas Harvey, The Advancement Project

Deborah LaBelle, Senior Soros Justice Fellow / Law Offices of Deborah A. LaBelle

Monica Lewis-Patrick, We the People of Detroit

Tawana Petty, James and Grace Lee Boggs Center / Detroit Community Technology Project

Brandy Robinson, Michigan Indigent Defense Commission / Federal Defender Office

Sheba Rogers, Detroit Promise of Place Program, Campaign for Black Male Achievement

Purvi Shah, Movement Law Lab

Marbre Stahly-Butts, Law for Black Lives

Dr. Heather Ann Thompson, Soros Justice Fellow / University of Michigan

Linda VanderWaal, Re-Entry Program, Oakland Livingston Human Services Agency

Vince Warren, Center for Constitutional Rights

MADE POSSIBLE THANKS TO THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF PARTNERS INCLUDING: