Amanda Caffall, J.D.

Executive Director

Raised in a small timber town nearby, she grew to love nature and commuting by bicycle in the city. Amanda leads program and partnership development and is a part-time attorney. Hobbies include urbanism, nephews, growing plants, and seeing friends.

Michaela Gore, J.D.

Attorney Fellow

A born and raised Portlander, Michaela always wanted a job that would let her give back to her community. Michaela graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lewis & Clark Law School in 2018. During her time in law school she was a member of the Environmental Law Review, a Student Bar Association Representative to the Curriculum Committee, and a Dean's Scholarship recipient. Michaela also volunteers at a youth prison, advocates for criminal justice reform, and continues to learn how to be a better ally to marginalized communities. In her spare time she enjoys listening to audiobooks, going to hot yoga, and crocheting.

Board of Directors

Kimberly Pray - Board President

Kimberly Pray, J.D., LL.M.

Board President

As board president, Kimberly has nearly two decades' experience in nonprofit leadership and organizational development. As one of the founding partners of Catalyst Law, LLC, a women-owned B-Corporation and initial investor in the Commons, she counsels change-makers how to leverage impact for their families, businesses, and communities in the areas of taxation, estate planning, and business law.

John Grant - Board of Directors

John E. Grant, J.D.

John is a lawyer, an ops guy, a consultant, a team-builder, and a hacker, though not necessarily in that order. By day he is a legal operations strategist and law firm process consultant. He served as co-chair of the Oregon State Bar's Innovations Committee and is a member of the Board of Governors.

Lewis Landerholm - Board of Directors

Lewis Landerholm, J.D.

A decade in business management led Lewis to found his firm as a new lawyer in 2009. Recognizing too many people needed family law help, Lewis and his team launched a new project in 2014 to serve clients of lesser means, Affordable Family Law of Oregon. Lewis is a mentor to the kids sports teams he coaches and to his legal team.

Advisory Board

Our advisory board is chaired by Kristen West McCall, parter at Pickett Dummigan McCall.

  • Arlene Cogan, Philanthropic Leadership Consultant
  • Susan Gary, University of Oregon
  • Ward Greene, Williams Kastner
  • Kate Kilberg, Catalyst Law, LLC
  • Neil Kimmelfield, Lane Powell, Shareholder
  • Penny H. Serrurier, Stoel Rives, Managing Partner
  • Michele E. Wasson, Stoel Rives, Associate
  • Harry Wilson, Markowitz Herbold, Shareholder

Pro-Bono Partners