Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association

Board of Directors:

2018 – 2019

Andrea St. Julian

Andrea St. Julian

President

Andrea St. Julian earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Texas. She currently practices criminal and civil appellate law.

Geneviève Jones-Wright

Geneviève Jones-Wright

Vice-President

Geneviéve L. Jones-Wright earned her Juris Doctor from Howard University, and has served as a Deputy Public Defender in San Diego since 2006.

Shanly Hopkins

Shanly Hopkins

Treasurer

Shanly Hopkins earned her J.D. at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. She is an associate at Kimball, Tirey & St. John, specializing in Fair Housing law.

Maresa Martin Talbert

Maresa Martin Talbert

Secretary

Maresa Martin Talbert earned her J.D. from California Western School of Law.  She owns and operates the Talbert Law Office, focusing on business transactions and intellectual property law. 

Marquetta Stewart-Brown

Marquetta Stewart-Brown

Parliamentarian

Marquetta Stewart-Brown graduated from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in 2011. She works primarily in the telecommunications industry, and teaches at her alma mater.

Omar Passons

Omar Passons

Board Member at Large

Omar Passons earned a J.D. from George Mason University School of Law in 2005. He currently serves as Director of Integrative Services for the County of San Diego’s Health and Human Services Agency.

Hali Anderson

Hali Anderson

Board Member at Large

Hali Anderson earned her J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law. She is currently a senior associate with Wilson Turner Kosmo’s Employment Practice group specializing in wage and hour class actions.

Donté Wyatt

Donté Wyatt

Board Member at Large

Donté T. Wyatt obtained his Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law. Wyatt spent over ten years as a Deputy District Attorney, and now runs his own Criminal Defense firm.

Kia Roberts Brady

Kia Roberts Brady

Board Member at Large

Kia R. Brady earned her J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School. She is an attorney with Procopio, counseling clients on a wide range of general real estate transactions.