Public Service Awards

The Poverty Law Center recognizes students, faculty, staff, and alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to social justice for the poor.  Recipients are chosen from nominations submitted to the Gillis Long office.  Awards are presented at the annual spring Distinguished Speaker Lecture.

The Poverty Law Center congratulates the 2017 Public Service Award recipients

  • Bethany Breaux
  • The Honorable Desiree Charbonnet, J.D. ‘ 94
  • Dana Douglas, J.D. ‘00
  • C. Nicole Gaither, J.D. ‘12
  • Perry Graham
  • Amanda Hass
  • Gerald Issokson, J.D. ‘86
  • Veronica Jattan
  • Professor Johanna Kalb
  • Pierina Martynenko
  • Amanda Meadow
  • The Honorable John J. Molaison, Jr., J.D. ‘86
  • Hiram Molina
  • Patrick Murphree
  • Christine Scott
  • Erika A. Zucker