On this page you’ll find contact information for ACBA staff members, organized by department.

ACBA Staff: Administration, Membership and Lawyer Referral Service

Tiela Chalmers

Tiela Chalmers

Chief Executive Officer and General Counsel
(510) 302-2208
Dianne Hatcher

Dianne Hatcher

Accountant/HR Manager
(510) 302-2207
Staci Palmer

Staci Palmer

Membership Coordinator
(510) 302-2201
Hadassah Hayashi

Hadassah Hayashi

Membership and Education Manager
(510) 302-2200
Raheel Hayat

Raheel Hayat

MCLE Attorney Coordinator
(510) 302-2225
Valerie Brown Lescroart

Valerie Brown Lescroart

Communications Manager
(510) 302-2215
Katrielle Veslenio

Katrielle Veslenio

Events and Development Coordinator
(510) 302-2209
Beth Litwin

Beth Litwin

Lawyer Referral Service Program Manager
(510) 302-2210

ACBA Staff: Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC)

Christina Wiellette

Christina Wiellette

VLSC Pro Bono Manager
(510) 302-2216
Christine Knowles

Christine Knowles

Family Law Day of Court Coordinator
(510) 406-3108
Cynthia Chandler

Cynthia Chandler

Bay Area Legal Incubator (BALI) Managing Attorney
Megan Bacigalupi

Megan Bacigalupi

Start Small Bay Area

ACBA Staff: Criminal Court Appointed Attorneys Program (CAAP)

Andrea Zambrana

Andrea Zambrana

CAAP Director
(510) 302-2202
Maria Anderson

Maria Anderson

CAAP Conflict Referral Coordinator
(510) 302-2205
Sarah Brooks

Sarah Brooks

CAAP Administrator
(510) 302-2204
CAAP Staff

CAAP Staff

CAAP Billing Coordinator
(510) 302-2206