Lawyers for the Creative Arts Associate Board

About the LCA Associate Board

View the images and flyers on this page to learn more about the exciting events the Associate Board presents.  If you are interested in becoming a member of the Associate Board, please email Daryl Ritchie at

Associate Board Members

Executive Board Officers

Amanda Alasauskas

Vice President
Thomas Kliebhan

Aaron Kacel

Brett A. Manchel

Executive Board At Large Members and Committee Chairs
RJ Curington
Kahlia Halpern
Alexander Karana
Mark McLoughlin
Alexa Tipton

Case Assistance Program Coordinator
Grace Trotter
Ilya Zlatkin

General Body

Reid Anrod
Jessica Bahr
John Bathke
Kate Battle
Jeffrey S. Becker
Jack Bentley
Jonathan Brown
Ross Carlson
Kelly V. Carter
Troy Chinnici
Sidney Dawsey
Keegan Dyer
Jed Enlow
Karl Felbinger
Natalie Fine
Andrea S. Fuelleman
Gina Gerardi
Carla Ham
Victoria Hanson
Florence Hardy
Kristin Holmes
Dalton Hughes
Kasey Hughes
James Jones
Katie Lee
Travis Life

David Lindner
Brendan McGraw
Odell Mitchell III
Sabina Nedkova
Catherine E. O'Brien
Joshua Pagan
Taaj Reaves
Beau Reeves
Michael Reed
Marisa Schutz
Adam Smestad
Gwen H. Stewart
Ashleigh A. Stochel
Emily Sulentic
Reeya Thakrar
Madelaine Thomas
Dorine Tirogene
Charles Tortorice
Grace Trotter
William J. Voller III
Michelle M. Wahl
Marni Willenson
Ross Williams
Megan Young-Schlee
S. Zahra Zavari
Ilya G. Zlatkin

Associate Board Highlights

Next on Center Stage

Learn more about The Associate Board's 2021 project to interview venue owners throughout Chicago.


Open Bibliography: Fair Use, Copyright, and You

The LCA Associate Board, in partnership with the Loyola University Library, assembled a panel to discuss the tools available for artists, archivists, librarians, and academics to access protected works while discussing strategies for working with existing copyright restrictions. 


Social Events


2019 Spring Shindy