- Former president, National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ)
Former supervising judge, Civil Court, New York County
Board of Overseers, Cardozo Law School
BTHS major: chemistry
Advocate for women: Led NAWJ in trademarking #WETOO IN THE LEGAL WORKPLACE.
Potential fulfilled: “I never imagined I would become a judge; I came from humble beginnings. Many people saw the potential and gave me the opportunity.”
Order in the court: “A court is a system of interpersonal relationships: the attorneys, the court officers, the clerk. A judge has many responsibilities: Above all, you want to be sure that justice is served.”
Mentor: maintains an ongoing internship program for Brooklyn Tech students interested in a legal career.
Lifelong ties: I developed relationships with faculty and fellow students at Tech that I still have today. It gives me a sense of joy and fulfillment.