Leadership

 

LSI’s leaders consist of four elected officers who serve on the Executive Committee, along with appointed officers and LSI chairmen.

fullsizerenderLSI’s Executive Committee from left to right: Vice-President, Heather Edwards; Executive Secretary, Lynne Prescott, CCLS; Parliamentarian, Kristi L. Edwards, CCLS; President, Jennifer L. Page, CCLS; Executive Advisor, Mary J. Beaudrow, CCLS, Treasurer, Rod Cardinale, Jr. 

Elected Officers

President Jennifer L. Page, CCLS

  • Joined LSI in 1990
  • Member of Marin County Legal Professionals Association
  • Employed by Ragghianti Freitas LLP as a Paralegal
  • Obtained California Certified Legal Secretary designation in 2008

Vice President Heather Edwards

  • Joined LSI in 1991
  • Member of San Fernando Valley Legal Secretaries Association
  • Employed by Alpert, Barr & Grant, APLC, as an Executive Legal Assistant

Executive Secretary Lynne Prescott, CCLS

  • Joined LSI in 1990
  • Past President of Sacramento Legal Secretaries Association, 2013-2015
  • Employed by Messing Adam & Jasmine LLP in Sacramento as legal secretary to managing partner and associate attorney
  • Obtained California Certified Legal Secretary designation in 2013

Treasurer Rod Cardinale, Jr.

  • Joined LSI in 2010
  • Past President of Santa Clara County Legal Professionals Association, 2010-2014
  • Employed by the Law Office of Janet L. Brewer as a Sr. Paralegal and Office Manager

Want to get in touch with one of the LSI elected officers? E-mail info@lsi.org or call (800) 281-2188.

Appointed Officers

LSI’s appointed officers have taken on specific roles for the organization.

Executive Advisor
Mary J. Beaudrow, CCLS

Parliamentarian
Kristi L. Edwards, CCLS

Editor-in-Chief
Maria Bishop, CCLS

Editor of The Legal Secretary® Magazine
Barbara Barregar

Educational Program Coordinator
J. Cori Mandy, CCLS

Historian
Bryana Schroder, CCLS

Legal Specialization Sections Coordinator
Dawn R. Forgeur, CCLS

LSI Chairmen

LSI’s chairmen oversee the organization’s various programs and committees.

2017 Annual Conference Chair
Diane Mecca, CP, CBA

2018 Annual Conference Co-Chairs
Mae Chester, CCLS and Annette Davis

Advertising
Larry McGrew

California Certified Legal Secretary
Terrie Quinton, CCLS

Career Promotion/Scholarship
Sylvia Marsh

Editor, The Legal Professional’s Handbook
Karen J. Jones

Editor, Law Office Procedures Manual
Linda Lane, CCLS

Inter-Association
Mary J. Beaudrow, CCLS

Legal Procedure
Becky J. Neidhardt

Legal Secretary Training/Seminar
Shaylene Cortez, CCLS

Liaison to the Law Practice Management and
Technology Section of the State Bar of California
Mary S. Rocca, CCLS

Marketing Committee Coordinator
Heather Edwards

Nominations and Elections
Mary J. Beaudrow, CCLS

Professional Liaison/Day in Court
Rachel Malerbi

Social Media
Erika Garduño

Ways and Means
Mary J. Beaudrow, CCLS

LSI Administrator
Kim Oreno