Board of Directors

Legal Services of North Florida is guided by a 21-member Board of Directors, seven of whom represent low-income client groups or are low-income clients themselves. The remaining members include an accountant and volunteer attorneys appointed by local voluntary bar associations and the Florida State University College of Law.


All meetings are to be held in the conference room of Legal Services of North Florida’s Tallahassee Office, except for the Annual Dinner Meeting (at a restaurant to be announced):

    • Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 6:00pm ET
    • Wednesday, May 19, 2021 – Annual In-Person Dinner Meeting (if possible) at 6:00pm ET
    • Friday, July 9, 2021 at 11:30am ET
    • Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 6:00pm ET
    • Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 6:00pm ET

(NOTE: Board Members wishing to attend any meeting in person will be given a travel voucher if desired – for mileage reimbursement or applicable travel expense and, if traveling long distance, for hotel stay – upon their arrival at the meeting.)

*Public Announcement: Any additional meetings called for or changes to the above meetings will be announced on LSNF’s website at least three days prior to the meeting.


Nick Youtz, Esq.


Jamie Ito

Vice President

Stephanie Zottoli, CPA


Board Members

Madeline Bahmer
Richard Benham, Esq.
Travis A. Bright, Esq.
Carolyn Cummings, Esq.
Towanna Fullmore
Elizabeth Gabriel
Renée Gordon, Esq.
Barry Gray
David Grimes, Esq.
Lorena Holley, Esq.
Oliver Hill
Edrene Johnson
Wendy Loquasto, Esq.
Skip Mitchell
Adriana Mullis
Julie L. Sheppard, Esq.
Phil Smith, Esq.
Dan Thompson, Esq.
Stephanie Tillery
Lori Ward, Esq.
Yvonne Whitehead