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, Norris & Franklin-Best LLC.
Emmanuel Hiram Arnaud joined our organization in 2016. He serves as our Fellowship Attorney. Emmanuel is a graduate of Columbia University and Cornell Law School.
Mandy Medlock joined our organization in July, 2015 having previously served as Director of the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She is a life-long resident of South Carolina and graduate of the University of South Carolina. Mandy was nominated for the prestigious Jefferson Award in 2014 for her efforts in Mental Health advocacy.
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 Legal Director in 2017 after serving as a Justice 360 Fellow and Staff Attorney. As Legal Director, Lindsey supervises our legal staff and oversees all of our legal projects. 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.