Advancing Equality in the Criminal Justice System
Allison Franz joined Justice 360 as a Craig N. Yankwitt Capital Punishment Fellow in September 2021. She is a graduate of Cornell University and Cornell Law School and a native of Buffalo, New York. While at Cornell, Ali interned with Justice 360 and the Capital Habeas Unit for the Southern District of Ohio.
Hannah Freedman joined our organization in September 2017. She is a graduate of Duke University and Cornell Law School and a proud native of Clemson. Prior to joining Justice 360, Hannah served as a law clerk to Judge Richard C. Wesley of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Justice Harold E. Eaton of the Vermont Supreme Court.
Millicent Lann joined Justice 360 as the Development and Outreach Coordinator with an expansive background that spans this entire state, in Business Development, Leadership/Management, Diversity and Inclusion, Higher Education, Marketing and Nonprofit Fund Development. She has a Master of Business Administration, with an emphasis in Leadership/Management from Webster and Strayer Universities, and a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communications from Charleston Southern University. Millicent is a proud native of Columbia, SC.
Rosalind Major joined Justice 360 as a Craig N. Yankwitt Capital Punishment Fellow in September 2022. She is a graduate of Davidson College and Cornell Law School. While in law school, Rosalind worked with the Capital Punishment Clinic, the International Human Rights Clinic, and the Women’s Decarceration Practicum. She also spent a summer interning at the Capital Habeas Unit at the Federal Community Defender’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Following law school, Rosalind served as a law clerk for United States Magistrate Judge Nancy J. Koppe in the District of Nevada.
Cierra Negron-Saullo joined Justice 360 as a legal assistant in June 2022. She is a graduate of Newberry College and John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology. She also obtained her master’s degree with a specialization in Criminal Law & Procedure. Prior to joining Justice 360, she interned with the South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole, and Pardon and worked as the office administrator/legal assistant for multiple bankruptcy law firms. Cierra is a native of Beaufort, SC.
Emily Paavola joined our organization in 2008, and served as our Executive Director for seven years. From 2015 – until mid, 2017 she served as the Legal Director for Justice 360. She is a graduate of Baylor University and Cornell Law School, and previously served as the first Fellowship Attorney at the Cornell Death Penalty Project.
Lindsey Vann joined Justice 360 in 2013 and became Executive Director in 2017 after serving as a Justice 360 Fellow and Staff Attorney. Lindsey is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Richmond School of Law. Prior to joining Justice 360, Lindsey was a law clerk to the Honorable James R. Spencer in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Brendan Van Winkle joined Justice 360 in September 2020. He is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law. While in Austin, Brendan interned at the Office of Capital and Forensic Writs and the Federal Defender’s Capital Habeas Unit. He also interned at the Center for Death Penalty Litigation and the ACLU Capital Punishment Project.