Ellen Miller is the Associate Executive Director, Initiatives and External Relations, for the California Lawyers Association and California Lawyers Foundation. At CLF, she is responsible for all projects related to our Access to Justice, Civics Engagement and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. Prior to joining CLA, she was the Executive Director/CEO of the San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA) and also served as Section Director of the American Bar Association’s Section of Dispute Resolution in Washington D.C. A trained mediator and facilitator, Ellen has a passion for facilitating strategic planning sessions and helping boards with organizational issues. She serves on the Board of the National Association of Bar Executives (NABE) as President-Elect and on the Board of the Crawford Law Academy and Foundation. In her spare time, she loves to cook, golf with her husband, and support her daughter’s love of the performing arts.