Erin Connell and David Kelly have been named honorary co-chairs of the 2019 15th Annual Gala for the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF).
“Erin and David were selected for their outstanding personal commitment to community service and the advancement of JDC’s mission within their organizations,” says Yolanda Jackson, executive director and general counsel, BASF and executive director, JDC.
JDC’s advances fairness and equality by providing pro bono legal services and educational programs that foster diversity in the legal profession.
Connell is San Francisco employment partner and co-chair of Orrick’s EEO & OFCCP Compliance Group and Pay Equity Task Force. Kelly is general counsel and vice president, basketball legal affairs for the Golden State Warriors.
The September 26th Gala celebrates the work JDC does in the community and toasts the tireless efforts of JDC members and volunteers who provide access to justice and diversity in the legal profession. The event will be held in the Banking Hall of the Bently Reserve Building, 301 Battery Street, San Francisco.