Alumni Association

2014 – 2016 Alumni Association Board of Director Elections

The election for the 2014 – 2016 Alumni Association Board of Directors runs from Monday, April 14, 2014, 12:30 p.m., to Monday, April 28, 2014, 12:30 p.m.  There are twelve seats up for election for two-year terms, beginning May 2014.  If you did not receive the email to vote, please email


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Mission Statement



The TJSL Alumni Association seeks to promote and foster a mutually beneficial relationship between Thomas Jefferson School of Law and all its alumni. The Association is dedicated to serving alumni by providing social, educational and professional opportunities. The Association is dedicated to supporting the law school's educational mission.


No Dues: All TJSL graduates (includes WSUSD) are members of the Alumni Association.



2013-2014 Board of Directors


Eric Ganci ‘08


President Emeritus

Renee Galente ‘08

Vice Presidents
David Beavans '08

Jeremy Evans '11


Philip A. Shapiro ‘85


In California Outside SD County  

Sterling Williams '11      


Outside of California
Damika Webb '09

Directors at Large

Ben Aguilar '11

Robert Bello '09

Kendall Berkey '94

Eric Bernsen '12

Gary Bloch '81

Michael  Flemming '08

David Gibbs '12

Brett Goda '11

Sabrina Green '02

Michael Jonas '09

Salim Khawaja '93

Flavio Nominati '11

Lorena Slomanson '03

Amanda Thompson '07

Rebeca Valenzuela '09

Erik Vieira '02

Michael Weiner '09


Term of Office: Beginning in 2014, Board members will serve two-year terms, from May 1 to April 30. Elections will be staggered, with 12 seats open for election every year. In order to transition from the current one-year terms to two-year terms, for 2013 only, 12 seats will be elected to 2-year terms and 12 seats will be elected to 1-year terms.


Board Meeting Dates:

Alumni Association Board meetings are scheduled to take place in the TJSL 8th floor board room or 1st floor conference room #128, both located at 1155 Island Avenue. Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m.


January 22, 2014

February 26, 2014
March 26, 2014
April 23, 2014
May 28, 2014
June 25, 2014
July 23, 2014
August 20, 2014
September 10, 2014
October 22, 2014
November 19, 2014




Annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament
Padres Game & Tailgate
Student Outreach
Alumni Outreach
Development Committee
Community OutReach Experience (C.O.R.E.)


Volunteer: If you would like to volunteer for a committee or alumni event please email