Leadership

Our executive officers and board of directors consist of attorneys in both institutional defenders offices and private practice who graciously volunteer their time to foster NACJ’s mission of providing assistance its members and effectuating positive change in Nevada’s criminal justice system.

Officers:

  • President: Lance Hendron
  • Vice President (South): Augustus Claus
  • Vice President (North): Martin Wiener
  • Secretary: John Piro
  • Treasurer: Maizie Pusich
  • Past President: Amy Coffee

Directors:

  • Chris Arabia
  • Paola Armeni
  • Robert Arroyo
  • Erika Ballou
  • Susan Burke
  • Peter Cleary
  • Scott Coffee
  • Franny Forsman
  • Stephanie Kice
  • Caitlyn McAmis
  • Ivette Amelburu Maningo
  • Julia Murray
  • Robert O’Brien
  • Michael Pescetta
  • Marc Picker
  • Randall Pike
  • Lisa Rasmussen
  • Lori Teicher
  • Rene Valladares
  • Brenda Weksler

Founding members:

  • Don Campbell
  • David Chesnoff
  • Douglas Crawford
  • Dominic Gentile
  • Oscar Goodman
  • John Momot
  • Hunterton & Naylor
  • Posin & Posin
  • Cal Potter III
  • Vince Savarese
  • James Smith
  • William Smith
  • Jeff Sobel
  • Michael Stuhff
  • Richard Wright
  • Mace Yampolsky