Brennan Center for Justice


Defend Democracy. Reform Justice. Protect the Constitution. The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law works to build an America that is democratic, just, and free.





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Michael Waldman
President & CEO

Michael Waldman

Mireya Navarro
Editor In Chief, Brennan Español
John Anthony Butler
COO, Finance & Operations
Jeanine Chirlin
Chief of Staff
John F. Kowal
VP, Program Initiatives
Wendy R. Weiser
VP, Democracy
Jennifer Weiss-Wolf
VP, Fellow, Development
Pinky Weitzman
VP, Communications
John Donahue
MD, Development
Melissa Estok
Executive Director
Kareem Crayton
Senior Director, Voting Rights & Representation
Bianca Gómez-Nachand
Director, Events & Partnerships
Paulette Hodge
Director, Direct Response & Donor Services
Katherine Storch
Director, Institutional Relations
Lisa Vosper
Director, Multimedia & Design
Elizabeth Goitein
Co-director, Liberty And National Security Program
Jaemin Kim
Vice President For Development
Alden Wallace
Director, Design & Multimedia
Alexandra Ringe
Director Of Media And Strategy
Mellen O'Keefe
Events Creative Director, Communications And Strategy
Brian Palmer
Director, Editorial & Events
Evan Stepper
Digital Director
Elizabeth Howard
Deputy Director, Elections & Government
Gowri Ramachandran
Deputy Director, Elections & Government
Alex Merchant
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Human Resources (dei & Hr) Program Manager
Michelle Dobrusin
Senior Human Resources Manager
Alan Beard
Policy Strategist, Office Of The President
Jose Pina
Men's Volleyball Head Coach