Board of Directors

Larry Hayman, President (term ends 2024)

MAPLA Designated Representative to PLANC
Director of Legal Engagement & Pre-Law Program, Center for Law, Justice, & Culture
Ohio University
001B Bentley Hall
1 Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-0835

Erin Reichelt, President-Elect (term ends 2024)

MAPLA Designated Representative to PLANC
Associate Director for Pre-Law Services
University of Minnesota
222 Pleasant St. SE, 511 Bruininks Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Gwyn Wallander, Secretary (term ends 2024)

Senior Advisor, Pre-Law Advisor
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Holton Hall, Room 142
P.O. Box 413 Milwaukee, WI 53201
(414) 229-6017

Don Racheter, Treasurer (term ends 2023)

Lecturer and Mock Trial Coach, Brian Lamb School of Communications at Purdue University; PLANC Treasurer
2741 N Salisbury St
West Lafayette, IN 47906
(641) 780-5259

Martha Kirby, Past President (term ends 2024)

Director, CLAS Law School Readiness Program
Chair-Elect of PLANC
The University of Iowa
344 Schaeffer Hall Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-2347

Edward Visco, Recruitment and Membership Director (term ends 2024)

Executive Director, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Leadership in Public Policy and Service
Albion College
611 East Porter Street
Albion, MI 49224
(517) 629-0328

Thomas Bell, Professional Development Director (term ends 2023)

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Pre-Law Advisor
Knox College
2 East South Street
Galesburg, IL 61401
Office: 309-341-7290

Laura Hume, Caravan Director (term ends 2023)

Associate Professor, Director of Pre-Law Program
University of Dayton
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469

Janet Mitchell, Technology and Website Coordinator (term ends 2024)

Pre-Law Advisor, Center for Pre-Law Advising
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1305 Linden Dr, Room 205 Middleton Building
Madison, WI 53706

Megan Pickens DEI Director (term ends 2023)

Director, Pre-Law Advising Services Office
Campus Center for Advising and Academic Services
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
807 S. Wright Street, Floor 5
Champaign, Illinois 61820
(217) 333 – 4710

RJ Holmes-Leopold, Communications Director (term ends 2024)

Director of the Career Center
Carleton College
One North College St
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 222-4295

Amy Best, MALSA Representative (term ends 2024)

Director of Admission
University of Iowa College of Law
280 Boyd Law Building
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-9753