Staff, Boards, and Committees of the Center

National Advisory Board

Angela Harris, Professor of Law, UC Berkeley Law School
Honorable Don Horowitz (retired)
Kevin Johnson, Dean and Mabie-Apallas Professor of Public INterest and Chicana/o Studies, UC Davis School of Law
W.H. (Joe) Knight, Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law and Seattle University School of Law
Karen Korematsu, Co-founder and Executive Director, Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights & Education
Henry W. McGee, Jr., Professor of Law, Seattle University School of Law
Dale Minami, Partner, Minami Tamaki LLP
Eric Yamamoto, Fred T. Korematsu Professor of Law and Social Justice, University of Hawai'i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law


Robert Chang, Executive Director
Lorraine K. Bannai, Director
Jessica E. Levin, Staff Attorney
Joaquin Avila, Executive Director, National Voting Rights Advocacy Initiative
Robert C. Boruchowitz, Director, Defender Initiative
Junsen A. Ohno, Administrator

In addition, the work of the Center is supported by its Faculty Fellows, faculty members at Seattle University School of Law who are engaged in, and committed to supporting, research and advocacy efforts consistent with the Center's mission.

Civil Rights Amicus Clinic Advisory Board

Lori Bannai
Robert Chang
Jessica Levin

Law Firm Advisory Board

Nelson Dong
Kenneth Payson

Amicus Committee

Christian Halliburton
Julie Shapiro
Andy Siegel
John Strait

Civil Right to Counsel Initiative

Lisa Brodoff

Korematsu Faculty Fellows

Faculty Fellows are faculty members at Seattle University who are engaged in research and advocacy efforts consistent with the mission of the Korematsu Center and who are committed to supporting its activities.

Bryan Adamson
Deborah Ahrens
Lori Bannai
Mary Bowman
Lisa Brodoff

Deirdre Bowen
Robert Chang
Mark Chinen
Maggie Chon
Brooke Coleman
Ann Enquist
Charlotte Garden

Christian Halliburton
Won Kidane
Joe Knight
Tayyab Mahmud
Natasha Martin
Hank McGee
Russ Powell
Anna Roberts
Julie Shapiro
Andrew Siegel
David Skover
Dean Spade
John Strait 

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