Liz Seaton, Deputy Executive Director
Liz started at JAS in March 2012. Liz comes from the National Center for Lesbian Rights, where she served as State Policy Director, as well as Managing Attorney and Director of Projects. She is the former Deputy Director of Programs at the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy and the former General Counsel and Legal Director of the Human Rights Campaign. She earlier practiced law at Silber & Perlman in Takoma Park, Maryland, and with the Whitman-Walker Clinic in Washington D.C. She also served as Board Chair and first Executive Director of Equality Maryland. She sits on the board of the Transgender Law and Policy Institute. She is a graduate of American University’s Washington College of Law, and holds a master’s degree in Public Policy and Women’s Studies from The George Washington University.