LSNV's Greenfield to Head Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
Thursday, March 23, 2006
- Organization: Legal Services Corporation
Charles Greenfield, head of Legal Services of Northern Virginia (LSNV), a non-LSC-funded-program, has been appointed the new Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii (LASH). He will replace Victor Geminiani, who left the program to serve as Executive Director of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles. Greenfield has over 30 years of experience in the legal aid community, as a paralegal and staff attorney with the Legal Aid Society of Santa Clara County in San Jose, California, as a Director of Litigation with the Micronesian Legal Services Corporation, and then as Executive Director of LSNV. During his tenure, Greenfield helped implement the "Campaign For Legal Aid," which increased annual private bar donations from less than $20,000 to $225,000.
Greenfield is expected to begin work at LASH in April, 2006.