DRI Congratulates New Officers and Board Members
Also joining the DRI presidential track is Patrick J. Sweeney of Sweeney & Sheehan PC in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, who was elected DRI Second Vice President by the DRI Board of Directors. The board selected Anne M. Talcott of Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC in Portland, Oregon, to serve as DRI Secretary–Treasurer. The board also elected four new national directors: Matthew S. Hefflefinger of Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen PC in Peoria, Illinois; Anthony J. Sbarra, Jr., of Hermes Netburn O'Connor & Spearing PC in Boston, Massachusetts; Carmen R. Toledo of King & Spalding LLP in Atlanta, Georgia; and Sara A. Turner of Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC in Birmingham, Alabama.
The new national directors join the four new regional directors who were elected earlier this year. Allen M. Estes of Balch & Bingham LLP in Birmingham, Alabama, is the new Southeast Regional Director; Lori K. O’Tool of Preg O'Donnell & Gillett PLLC in Seattle, Washington, is the new Northwest Regional Director; Laura Emmett of Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP in London, Ontario, is the new Canada Regional Director; and Jill Cranston Rice of Dinsmore & Shohl LLP in Morgantown, West Virginia, is the new Central Regional Director.
Congratulations to all the new office holders!