Board of Directors
President: Thomas W. Henderson
President-Elect: Courtney McConomy
Treasurer: Hon. Ben Leutwyler
Secretary: Amanda Eno
Immediate Past President: Porya Mansorian
Serving until June 2021:
Hon. Andrew Baum
Hon. Benjamin Currier
Hon. David Stevens
Serving until June 2022:
2020-2021 Committees & Chairs
Access to Justice
18th Judicial District Access to Justice is dedicated to expanding access to and the quality of Colorado's justice system. ~ Thomas Henderson
Annual Meeting & Golf
Organizes the Annual Meeting and Golf Tournament.
Coordinates speakers and develops programming in the areas of business and transactional law. ~ Henry Smith
Pro Se Clinic
Organizes volunteer attorneys to contact community members that have general questions regarding child support, maintenance, parenting time, separation agreements, post-decree issues, adoption, and juvenile matters.
Continuing Legal Education
Organizes speakers for CLE programs. ~ Brian Matise, Hon. Elizabeth Weishaupl and Jersey Green
CLE - Domestic Relations
Coordinates speakers and develops programming in the area of domestic relations. ~ Judge Andrew Baum
Coordinates the association’s involvement in community activities.
Oversees the ACBA member office at the courthouse. Keeps track of the ACBA judge pictures and plaques. Communicates special courthouse information to the ACBA. ~ Hon. Bonnie McLean
Coordinates speakers and develops programming in the area of equity, diversity and inclusion.
Coordinates speakers and develops programming in the areas of estate planning and probate. ~ Bette Heller
Liaison between the ACBA and the Foundation.
Coordinates and develops immigration programming and activities.
Plans presentations for area high school students.
Law Student Liaison
Connects the ACBA with law students from DU & CU and encourages student involvement in ACBA meetings and events.
The Lawyer Well-Being Committee is charged with the responsibility for raising awareness of lawyer well-being issues, providing assistance to our community regarding available resources, and normalizing the essential conversations around issues such as substance abuse, mental illness, and end of practice issues facing our members. ~ David P. Hersh and Tricia Shepard
Lawyers at the Library
Organizes volunteers to staff legal clinics that provide free 30-minute consultations to patrons of the Arapahoe Library District (ALD). (Bemis Public Library volunteers are organized by the association staff.)
Works with the ACBA Officers and Executive Director to plan and conduct events and socials. ~ Hon. Ben Currier, Amanda Eno, and Graham Hersh
Edits printed and electronic newsletters. ~ Susan Pray
Evaluates and proposes services that may be of interest to the membership. Develops ideas to increase membership.
Works to foster mentoring within the ACBA and larger legal community.
Works with the ACBA Executive Director to plan and host the annual Past Presidents Reception. Acts a a liaison to the ACBA Past Presidents ~ Porya Mansorian
Coordinates speakers and plans the annual October Professionalism Dinner & Ethics CLE. ~ Magistrate Echo Ryan
Informs community organizations of the availability of speakers; matches requests for speakers with lawyer volunteers.
Plans spring out-of-state CLE program.
Provide content for website and social media platforms.
Young Lawyers Section
Coordinates and hosts social events and CLE seminars on topics of interest to young lawyers. ~ Drew Fein and Adam Hepp
Youth Education (Mock Trials)
Assists with the Arapahoe County Regional High School Mock Trial Tournament.
Board of Governors Representatives to the Colorado Bar Association
Board of Governors Alternates: