Vice President Bio

Board of Directors Samira Seidu Samira Seidu is a Deputy District Attorney with the County of San Diego District Attorney’s Office where she prosecutes domestic violence and child abuse cases. Samira is originally from New York and graduated from John Jay College of...
Civil Rights Luncheon Recap

Civil Rights Luncheon Recap

News Defending the Dream: A Civil Rights Luncheon Recap   On April 4, 2018, the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation hosted a Civil Rights Luncheon in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. The luncheon featured an...

Member at Large Bio 2

Board of Directors David Middleton David M. Middleton is a judicial law clerk for Judge M. James Lorenz, United States District Judge, in the United States District Court, Southern District of California. He began his clerkship tenure in the chambers of Judge John A....

Member at Large Bio

Board of Directors Kevonna Ahmad Kevonna Ahmad is an associate in the San Diego office of Fisher Phillips. She represents and counsels employers in all aspects of labor and employment law. Ms. Ahmad takes a solution based, problem-solving, approach to help clients...

Past President Biography

Board of Directors Yahairah Aristy Yahairah Aristy has served on the Foundation board since 2016. She previously served as the Vice President, Secretary, Chair of the 2018 Annual Gala, and Co-Chair of the 2017 Annual Gala. Yahairah also serves as a board director for...