CALI Board of Directors


(updated 10/24/2020)

Dean Mary Lu Bilek
CUNY School of Law
 2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY 11101-4356
(718) 340-4201
bilek at law dot cuny dot edu 
Joined 2019
Current term: 2019-2022

Professor W. Warren H. Binford
Willamette University College of Law
245 Winter Street SE
Salem, Oregon  97302
Telephone: 503-370-6758
wbinford at willamette dot edu
Joined 2015
Current term: 2018-2021

TREASURER (until 2021)
Professor Debra R. Cohen
University of the District of Columbia School of Law
4340 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Telephone: 202-274-6882
debra dot cohen at udc dot edu
Joined 2015
Current term: 2019 - 2022

Professor Conrad Johnson
Columbia Law School
435 West 116th St.
New York, NY  10027
Telephone: 212-854-2141
cjohnson at law dot columbia dot edu
Joined 2008
Current Term: 2020-2023

VICE-PRESIDENT (until 2023)
Professor Stephen M. Johnson
Mercer University Law School
1021 Georgia Avenue
Macon, GA 31201
Telephone: 478-301-2192
johnson_s at law at mercer at edu
Joined 1997
Current term: 2019-2022

Professor Jennifer S. Martin
Saint Thomas University School of Law, Miami
16401 NW 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054
Telephone: 305-474-2420
jmartin at stu dot edu
Joined 2009
Current term: 2019-2022

Dean Browne Lewis
NCCentral University Law School
1801 Fayetteville St.
NC 27707919-530-6100
blewis39 at nccu dot edu
Joined 2020
Current term: 2020-2023

SECRETARY (until 2023)
Professor Marjorie A. McDiarmid
West Virginia University College of Law
University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26506
Telephone: 304-293-6821
marjorie dot mcdiarmid at mail dot wvu dot edu
Joined 1996
Current term: 2020-2023

PRESIDENT (until 2023)
Professor Kristina L. Niedringhaus
Georgia State University College of Law
85 Park Pl NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
Telephone: 404-413-9140
krisn at gsu dot edu
Joined 2009
urrent Term: 2018-2021

Professor Roger V. Skalbeck
University of Richmond School of Law
28  West Hampton Way
Richmond, VA  23173
Telephone: 804-289-8218
rskalbeck at richmond dot edu
Joined 2015
Current Term: 2018-2021

Jill Smith
Georgetown Law
600 New Jersey Ave.
Washington, DC 20002
jas515 at law dot georgetown dot edu
Joined 2016
Current Term: 2020-2023

Corinne St. Claire
Loyola Law School - Girardi Advocacy Center 305
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 736-8351
corinne dot stclaire at lls dot edu
Joined 2020
Current Term: 2020-2023

Professor David I. C. Thomson
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
2255 East Evans Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80210
Telephone: (303) 871-6467
dthomson at law dot du dot edu
Joined 2015
Current Term: 2018-2021

Professor Jane K. Winn
University of Washington School of Law
William H. Gates Hall
Seattle, WA 98105-6617
Telephone: 206-685-2535
jkwinn1 at uw dot edu
Joined 1999
Current term: 2020-2023

Professor Sally H. Wise
University of Miami School of Law
1311 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Telephone: 305-284-2755
swise at law dot miami dot edu
Joined 2004
Current term: 2019-2022

*Director terms are for three years, beginning at the annual members meeting in January of the first year listed and ending at the annual members meeting in January of the last year listed.


*Officers terms are for two years.



Executive Committee
Kris Niedringhaus - President - Chair
Deb Cohen - Treasurer 
Marjorie McDiarmid - Secretary
Stephen Johnson - Vice-President

Finance Committee (aka the Audit Committee)
Deb Cohen - Treasurer - Chair
Sally Wise – Past Treasurer
Kristina L. Niedringhaus - President
Steve Johnson - Vice President

Nominating Committee
Jennifer Martin - chair
Corinne St. Claire
Mary Lu Bilek
Jane Winn
Browne Lewis
Warren Binford
Sally Wise

Diversity & Inclusion
Sally Wise – chair
Jill Smith
Mary Lu Bilek
Kris Niedringhaus
Conrad Johnson
John Mayer - Executive Director

eLangdell Acquisitions
Marjorie McDiarmid
Jennifer Martin
Steve Johnson
Browne Lewis
Sally Wise
Deb Quentel - staff
John Mayer - staff

Executive Director Evaluation
Jennifer Martin
Kris Niedringhaus
Roger Skalbeck

Marketing Committee
Sally Wise
Deb Cohen

Bylaws Committee
Marjorie McDiarmid
Jennifer Martin


John Mayer: Executive Director

Jessica Frank: A2J Author Project Manager
Ronella Norris: Membership Services Coordinator
Deb Quentel: Director of Curriculum Development/Associate Counsel
Sara Smith, Assistant Director of Curriculum Development
Elmer Masters, Director of Technology
Dan Nagy, Systems Engineer
Sam Goshorn: Software Services Manager
Scott Lee: Community Marketing Specialist
Jennifer Chan: Staff Accountant
Tobias Ntreiho: Back End Developer



c/o John Mayer
Chicago-Kent College of Law
565 West Adams Street

Room 542
Chicago, IL 60661-3691
Telephone: 312-906-5307
Fax: 312-906-5280