Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas


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Board Members
Ms. Jan Langbein
2015 – 2016 Board Chair
Genesis Women's Shelter

Mr. Richard Mitchell
2015 – 2016 Vice-Chair
Wichita County Bar Association

Ms. Angelina LaPenotiere
2015 – 2016 Treasurer
Dallas Bar Association

Ms. Natasha Villars
2015-2016 Secretary
North Side Client Council of Fort Worth

Ms. Annette Ezzell
2015 – 2016 Immediate Past Chair
Denton County Bar Association

Ms. Starlett A. Carter
2015-2016 Executive Committee Member
Dallas Bar Association

Mr. Monte Sherrod
2015-2016 Member At Large
Abilene Bar Association

Ms. Letetia Patin
2015-2016 Personnel Committee Chair
L. Clifford Davis Legal Association

Ms. Jean R. Anderson
Board Member
Lubbock Area Client Council

Ms. Mattie P. Compton
Board Member
Tarrant County Bar Association

Ms. Celestina Contreras
Board Member
Dallas Bar Association

Ms. Demechra “Dee” Davis
Board Member
South & Eastside Client Council, Fort Worth

Mr. Billy Ray Dedrick
Board Member
Amarillo NAACP

Mr. Marcus Edwards
Board Member
Denton County NAACP

Mr. Stanley R. Mays
Board Member
Dallas Bar Association

Ms. Carolyn Moore
Board Member
Lubbock Area Bar Association

Ms. Pam St. John
Board Member
Dallas Bar Association

Ms. Diane Sumoski
Board Member
Dallas Bar Association


Management Team
Maria Thomas-Jones
Deputy Director
Fort Worth

Dilip Shah
Chief Financial Officer
Fort Worth

George Elliott
Director of Administration
Fort Worth

Shelby Jean
Director of Communications

Sam Prince
Director of Development
Fort Worth

Lisa Wassell
Director of Human Resources
Fort Worth

Tom Stutz
Director of Litigation
Fort Worth

William E. Marple
Director of Pro Bono & Bar Relations
Fort Worth