Co-Founder and Executive Director
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In 1982, Mr. O’Neal received the Harvard Fellowship in Public Interest Law and co-founded Legal Outreach in 1983. He became a Columbia University Charles Revson Fellow in 1990. Mr. O’Neal attended Oxford College of Emory University, A.A., 1977; Emory College, Emory University, B.A.,1979, Political Science; and Harvard Law School, J.D.,1982.
Co-Director and Managing Director of College Access
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Ms. Cooper has been with Legal Outreach for twenty-four years and has served in numerous capacities in helping to build and establish the various components of the Law-Related Education and College Bound Programs. She is a recipient of the PASEsetter Award for excellence in After-School education. She is a 1981 graduate of Southern California College with a B.A. in English. Previous to her tenure with Legal Outreach, Ms. Cooper worked in ministry with Voice of Calvary, a community development organization in Jackson, Mississippi.
Stephanie Shemin Feingold
Director of Development and Strategic Planning
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In 2008, Mrs. Feingold joined Legal Outreach as a Law-Related Education Coordinator. From 2009-2012, she served as its Director of Legal Education. Mrs. Feingold graduated in 2001 from Emory University summa cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science and History and received her J.D. in 2005 from the University of Virginia School of Law. Prior to law school, Mrs. Feingold worked at the Council on Foreign Relations as a research associate on the Terrorism Task Force. From 2005-2008, Mrs. Feingold was a litigation associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP where she focused on complex civil litigation.
Pebbles Angella Byndloss
Director of Finance and Operations
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Ms Byndloss joined the Legal Outreach Family in Spring 2012, with over sixteen years of banking and accounting experience. She has worked in both corporate for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Ms. Byndloss believes job performance is a reflection of a person, and takes great pride in performing all tasks – menial to managerial – with diligence, pride, and efficiency. Ms. Byndloss is a graduate of CUNY York College.
Managing Director of Training and Special Initiatives
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Ms. Edwards received her B.A. in Legal Studies from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1996 and her J.D. from New England School of Law in 1999. She worked at Legal Outreach from 1999-2009 in several capacities, including Coordinator and Director of Legal Education, Saturday Writing Program instructor, and Queens Site Director. From 2009-2012 Ms. Edwards worked at Advocates for Children as an Education Specialist and Staff Attorney before rejoining Legal Outreach in 2012.
Community Law and Education Coordinator
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Ms. Ponton graduated in 2001 with a B.A. in African American Studies from Columbia University, in 2006 with a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and in 2012 magna cum laude with a Masters of Divinity from Duke Divinity School. From 2008-2009 Ms. Ponton served as a Law-Related Education Coordinator with Legal Outreach. She has also worked in state government and non-profit programs and administration.
Marketing, Communications, and Development Associate
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Ms. LaFave graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College in 2010 with a B.A. in Comparative Religion. In 2010, she accepted a Harvard public interest fellowship at the law offices of Michael L. Spiegel, a civil rights attorney in Manhattan, who specializes in police misconduct litigation. Prior to joining Legal Outreach, Ms. LaFave taught third grade at La Cima Elementary School in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Managing Director of Academic Programs
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Ms. Creed graduated in 1997 from Taylor University magna cum laude with a B.S. in Elementary Education, in 2002 from Baylor Law School with her J.D., and in 2010 from Baylor University with an M.S. in Education Administration. Prior to law school, Ms. Creed taught Algebra in Miami, FL. Before joining Legal Outreach in 2012, Ms. Creed was the Assistant Dean of Professional Development & Student Relations at Baylor Law School where her primary responsibilities included Career Development and Public Interest programming.
David W. Harrington
Director of Writing & Academic Development
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Mr. Harrington received a B.A. in English from Grinnell College in 2002 and an M.F.A. in Writing from Columbia University in 2009. While at Columbia, he was an instructor in the Undergraduate Writing Program and worked in development for an arts program. From 2010-2012, he was the Director of Fundraising and Communications at a non-profit bilingual school in Honduras.
Academic Development Program Assistant
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A Boston native, Ms. Scolnik-Brower graduated magna cum laude in the spring of 2012 from Harvard University with a B.A. in psychology, after having attended Phillips Academy Andover from 2004 to 2008. She is currently serving as a full-time volunteer for Legal Outreach through AmeriCorps VISTA, and is looking at the possibility of applying to graduate school in abnormal psychology, social work, or classical piano performance in the near future.
Director of Law-Related Education
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Mr. Joseph received his B.A. in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2003 and his J.D. from New York University in 2006. Prior to joining Legal Outreach, he practiced corporate law at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, focusing on private equity and mergers and acquisitions, and taught 7th and 8th grade English Language Arts and History.
Coordinator of Law Related Education
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Ms. Pickering received her B.A. in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge in 2000; her Master of Science in History of Science, Technology and Medicine from Imperial College, London, in 2001; and her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 2008, graduating magna cum laude. Prior to law school, Ms. Pickering taught English in Barcelona, Spain. From 2008-2012, she was a general litigation associate at Arnold & Porter LLP.
Law Related Education Recruitment Coordinator
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Ms. Pastor graduated from Allegheny College in 2012 with a B.A. in Psychology. While in college, she worked with middle school students through the Martin Luther King Jr Mentorship Program. She currently serves as a full time volunteer for Legal Outreach through AmeriCorps VISTA. After completing her year of service, she hopes to pursue a graduate degree in Clinical Psychology.
Law Related Education Program Assistant
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Ms. Walker received her B.A. in History from the State University of New York at Geneseo in May 2012. While in college, Ms. Walker worked as a substitute para-professional with the New York Board of Education for three years. She is currently serving as a full-time volunteer with Legal Outreach through Americorps VISTA. She hopes to pursue a J.D. in the near future.
College Bound Coordinator
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Ms. Wright graduated from Smith College in 2011 with a B.A. in Sociology and American Studies. Her interest in education stems back to her invaluable experience as a College Bound student and her continued involvement with Legal Outreach throughout her college years as a Smith College Praxis intern and volunteer during school breaks. Prior to returning to Legal Outreach, Ms. Wright participated in the Great Oaks Charter School Urban Education Fellowship, where she taught and tutored 6th grade students.
Director of Information Technology / Program Assistant
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Mr. Miah began working with Legal Outreach in 2006. He serves as program assistant and directs the organization’s information technology functions. He graduated from John Jay College summa cum laude with a B.A. in Public Administration.