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About MSBA

Diversity and Inclusion Council


The D&I Council's purpose is to lead the advocacy and promotion of historically discriminated groups within the MSBA and the legal profession, through an inclusive culture where various viewpoints, experiences, and beliefs are respected and considered.

Strategic Plan

2017-2020 MSBA Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Plan


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Bryan Browning

Bassford Remele
Term: 2 years

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Pamela Rochlin

The Rochlin Law Firm, Ltd.
Term: 1 year


Ann anaya 120Ann Anaya

Assistant Chief Diversity Officer
Term: 3 years

JoanBibelhausen 120Joan Bibelhausen

Executive Director
Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers
Term: 2 Years

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Phil Duran

Legal Director
OutFront Minnesota
Term: 3 years

Mike Essien 120Mike Essien


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Ivan Fong (Emeritus)

Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs and General Counsel
Term: 1 year

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Peter Glass (Emeritus)

Assistant General Counsel
Xcel Energy
Term: 1 year

BlankProflieNur Ibrahim

Assistant Attorney General
Office of the MN Attorney General
Term: 3 years

Jude_Lariss 120Lariss Maldonado

Associate General Counsel
UnitedHealth Group
Term: 3 years

Tom Nelson 120Thomas Nelson

Stinson Leonard Street
Term: 2 years

Marcos_Ramirez 120Marcos Ramirez

Financial Consultant
Thomson Reuters
Term: 3 years

Silkey_Alice 120Alice Silkey

Emerita Professor of Law
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Term: 3 years

Jenny Warfield 120Jenny Warfield

Corporate Real Estate Associate
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
Term: 3 years


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Athena Hollins

MSBA Diversity and Inclusion