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NBA Past Presidents

Justice Dennis W. Archer, Sr. (Ret.)
  • ABA Past President

  • NBA Past President

  • State Bar of Michigan Past President

  • Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice

  • Former City of Detroit Mayor

Reginald M. Turner, Jr.
  • ABA Past President

  • NBA Past President

  • State Bar of Michigan Past President

Harold Pope

NBA Past President 

Joseph Drayton

NBA Past President

Daryl D. Parks

NBA Past President

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Tricia " CK" Hoffler

NBA Past President 

Carlos Moore

NBA Past President

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Kevin D. Judd

NBA Past President

NBA Judicial Council Chair

Judge Craig Strong (Ret.)
  • NBA Judicial Council, Past Chair

Judge Denise Langford Morris (Ret.)
  • NBA Judicial Council, Past Chair

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Washington Bar Association
Key Priorities:
  • Strengthening Membership

  • Stabilizing Financials

  • Solidifying Infrastructure

Service & Notable Recognitions
NBA Service
  • Chief of National Bar Association (NBA) Service Initiatives

  • NBA Board of Governors, (2019-Present)

    • Member-at-Large (2 Year Term, 2021-2023)

  • NBA Women Lawyers Division (WLD) Board of Directors

    • Member-at-Large

  • Co-Chair, WLD Personal Development Committee

  • Facilitator & Moderator of WLD CLEs

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Drum Major for Justice Advocacy Competition Committee

    • Affiliate Competition Committee Member & Moderator

    • Regional Competition Coordinator & Moderator

    • National Committee Member and Liaison

  • Advisor to NBA Affiliate Chapters

NBA Service
  • NBA Board of Governors

  • Region VI Director (2020-2021)

  • Affiliate Chapter Representative (2019-2020)

  • Co-Chair, Jackson MS Water Crisis Committee

  • Regions & Affiliates Member-at-Large Appointment

  • Deputy Director, Region VI

  • Past President & Board Member, NBA Affiliate Chapter D. Augustus Straker Bar Association

  • Treasurer, Health Law Section

  • Chair, Affordable Care Act Health Policy Task Force

  • Co-Chair, Health Law Section Sponsorship Committee

  • Wiley Branton Symposium Planning Committee

  • Chair, Nominations Subcommittee

  • Chair, WLD Nominating Committee

  • CLE Facilitator & Moderator - Annual Conventions, Mid-Year Conf., Wiley Branton Symposium, WLD & Region VI Programs

Additional Service

(National, State, Local)

  • NBA Delegate to American Bar Association (ABA) Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy

  • ABA Center For Human Rights Advisory Council

  • ABA National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Judge

  • ABA Fellow

  • State Bar of Michigan (SBM) Representative Assembly

  • SBM Professionalism & Civility Committee

  • SBM Animal Law Section (ALS) Council

  • SBM ALS Legislative Committee

  • Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA) Board

  • OCBA DEI Committee & Membership Committee

  • Oakland County Bar Foundation Patron Fellow

  • Lawyers Committee Under Law Volunteer Election Protection Attorney & County Lead

  • Human Trafficking Legal First Responders Task Force

  • Expungement Clinics, Coordinator & Volunteer

  • Social Action & Pipeline Committees

NBA/NBI Memberships
  • NBA Life Member

  • NBI Life Member

  • Women Lawyers Division

  • Corporate Law Section

  • Commercial Law Section

  • Civil Rights Section

  • Health Law Section

Affiliate Chapter Memberships
  • D. Augustus Straker Bar Association

  • Wolverine Bar Association

  • Black Women Lawyers Association of Michigan

Notable Recognitions
  • Notables In Corporate Counsel Award, Crain's Detroit Business (2022)

  • Corporate Peer Recognitions (2021), (2022)

  • Leaders In The Law Award, Michigan Lawyers Weekly (2021)

  • President's Award, NBA (2021)

  • Outstanding Lawyer Achievement Award, NBA WLD (2018)

  • President's Award, D. Augustus Straker Bar Association (2018)

  • Expungement Clinic Award- Coordinator (2018)

  • Community Action Committee of the Year Award- Chair (2018)

Leadership In  Action
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on AUGUST 1, 2023

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