Jill Abernethy began working for our organization in March of 1998. She serves as the Paralegal for Justice 360 as well as the law firm of Blume, Franklin-Best & Young, LLC.
Jean Popowski Madden joined Justice 360 in early 2018 as Development Coordinator. Jean is a graduate of Emory University and the University of South Carolina School of Law. Prior to joining Justice 360, Jean practiced law in the state and federal criminal justice system.
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.