Foundation Leadership

William O. Whitehurst, Jr.President Suzelle SmithVice President J. Mark WhiteSecretary-treasurer Lisa BlueBoard of Trustees A. Clifford EdwardsBoard of Trustees Roman SilberfeldBoard of Trustees James RoyBoard of Trustees Roberta D. PichiniBoard of Trustees James BostwickBoard of Trustees James S. RogersBoard of Trustees Paul SreenanAdvisory Trustee Committee Kathleen Flynn PetersonAdvisory Trustee Committee Karen BurgessAdvisory Trustee Committee

About the Foundation

The IATL Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)3 entity and contributions made to it are tax deductible. Although it operates independently of the Academy, the Foundation plays a key role in supporting Academy initiatives including the Ireland Program, Restorative Justice Initiative, Anti-Trafficking Coalition, and International Collaboratives. The Foundation also supports charitable activities of other organizations whose work aligns […]


Donate to the IATL Foundation Click here to donate to the IATL Foundation.   Legacy Circle – Testamentary Gifts The Legacy Circle is comprised of IATL Fellows interested in making a testamentary bequest to the Foundation. Any IATL Fellow may join the Legacy Circle by including the IATL Foundation in their estate planning documents. The […]

International Collaboratives

The Academy engages in many different international collaborative efforts. Fellows travel to various countries to participate in programs that address existing needs of the local bar, judiciary, and communities. Here are some recent examples: Fellows instructed judges in Uganda on case management and alternative dispute resolution, constructed a safe house for victims of domestic violence, […]

Restorative Justice Initiative

IATL’s Restorative Justice Initiative supplies its members with tools to implement, or enhance existing, restorative practices in their communities. Tools include sample laws and policies, educational materials, persuasive research and data, and training materials regarding restorative practices. The Academy’s Restorative Justice Initiative and Anti-Trafficking Coalition work in tandem to equip restorative justice facilitators with the […]

Anti-Trafficking Coalition

IATL’s Anti-Trafficking Coalition serves as a resource center to empower and equip Fellows and their families with tools to combat human trafficking through raising awareness, education, advocacy for policy change, litigation to assist victims and reduce demand, and other actions to support victims and survivors. Please click here to learn more about human trafficking and […]