Jerica Barber
Legal Services Funders Network (LSFN) Fellow
Ameena Qureshi
Program Associate
Kate Crowley Richardson
Co-Executive Director

Kate Crowley Richardson is the Co-Executive Director of Legal Link. Kate is the former Legal Director at Swords to Plowshares, a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization that provides holistic, wraparound services to homeless and low-income veterans. She previously worked at Namati, the leading global legal empowerment organization. She has dedicated her legal career to supporting innovative models that work to close the access to justice gap for communities experiencing poverty. Kate received her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law and her B.A. from the University of Michigan. She is a member of the State Bar of California.

Sacha Steinberger
Founder + Co-Executive Director

Sacha Steinberger is the Founder and Co-Executive Director of Legal Link. Prior to Legal Link, Sacha litigated worker’s rights and civil rights cases for seven years at Lewis, Feinberg, Lee, Renaker & Jackson, P.C. in Oakland, and clerked for Federal District Court Judge Martin J. Jenkins. Prior to law school, Sacha spent four years doing community, labor, and electoral organizing, and uses her community organizing background to employ the law as a tool to help clients move out of poverty. Sacha received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and her B.A. from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. She is a member of the State Bar of California.

Board of Directors

Desiree Almendral
Yo Labs

The Honorable Charles S. Crompton
Superior Court of San Francisco County

Margaret Hagan
Legal Design Lab, Stanford Law School and Stanford Institute of Design

Advisory Board

Malea Chavez
The Women’s Building

Delia Cleveland
San Francisco City College

Salena Copeland
Legal Aid Association of California

Barbara Mitchell
Formerly of Community Legal Services and Counseling Center

Kiran Sidhu
Center for Responsible Lending

Evonne Silva
Code for America

Elena Chavez Quezada
San Francisco Foundation

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