Minority Law Student Association - Law School - Lewis & Clark

Say hello to the Fall 2023 - Spring 2024 board!

Kathrine Coonjohn, President

Kathrine is a 2L from Alaska, who previously served in the capacity of DEI Chair for MLSA. Her passion for community helps to connect MLSA to other student affinity groups on campus.





Anna Hong, Vice President - 2L

Anna is a 2L from Colorado. She is interested in tax law, construction law, and complex litigation. 







Ashlee Henry, Vice President of Communications

Ashlee is a 2L at Lewis & Clark, a member of the Osage Nation, and came to Portland from Austin, Texas. She is interested in Business, Employment and Tort Law, and loves being involved in MLSA and contributing to our student community.




Teddy Rickford, VP of Planning - 2L

Teddy is a Portland native who came to LC to study environmental law. He likes playing cards and getting outside!








Paige Punzalan, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Chair

Paige is a 2L with contemporaneous involvement in various organizations on campus and affinity bar groups. She is interested in Environmental and Energy Law, as well as Public Defense, and strives to promote access to justice in the legal field by emphasizing the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.



Jon Siminovitch, Treasurer - 2L

J on Siminovitch is a dual Canadian-American citizen with a background in the environmental sciences. Having grown up in Ontario and Alberta, near to some of the greatest mountains and forests of North America, Oregon feels like a natural second home to him.