Board of Trustees and Assignments

The Desert Bar Association is proud to provide networking opportunities, educational opportunities, and socializing opportunities to the legal community, and also to disseminate information to the community at large that is related to the legal profession.

Our Officers and Board of Trustees have been elected by the Association to set policies, oversee operations, and make financial decisions that impact members and facilitate our goals.

Please see the list of Trustees and Officers below, and contact the appropriate member based on his or her designated Assignment.

Officers

President – Karen J. Sloat
Judicial Liaison, Bird Awards
karen@karensloatlaw.com


Vice President –  Kimberly T. Lee
DBA Luncheons & Mixers/Program Committee, Probate Section
kimberly@leelawyers.com


Secretary –  Robert J. Gilliland, Jr.
Media Relations, Mediation Program
robg@gghoalaw.com


Treasurer –  Christoffer J. Thomsen
New Memberships
cjt@ssslaw.com

Trustees

Natalie S. Keller – Client Relations, Family Law Section, Hall of Fame Awards, Fee Arbitration
NatalieKellerLaw1@aol.com


Aaron F. Garcia – Access to Justice/Pro Bono
AGarcia@attygarcia.com


David B. Greenberg – Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force, Youth Court
david@davidgreenberglaw.net


Anthony Valente – Website
avalente.law@gmail.com


Rachael E. Alcorn – Adopt a High School, Bird Awards, Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force
REAlcorn@co.riverside.ca.us


Breeanna S. Fujio – Bird Awards, Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force
breeannaf@gmail.com

 

Immediate Past Presidents

Julie Rosser Balbini
jbalbini@fiorelaw.com


Michael B. Rover
mrover@roverarmstrong.com

To find out how to become a member of the Desert Bar Association,please contact Sue Byerly at (760) 851-4886 or assistant@desertbar.com. To learn more about our process for nominating and electing Officers and the Board of Trustees, please contact President, Karen J. Sloat at karen@karensloatlaw.com.