Staff

John

Steven Boutcher
Executive Officer

boutcher@umass.edu

Governing Committees
Policies and Bylaws
Elections
Law & Society Review Business

Steve Boutcher joined LSA as Executive Officer on July 1, 2018. Before coming to LSA, Steve was a Research Fellow at the Center for the Study of the Legal Profession at Georgetown Law Center, an assistant professor of sociology and public policy at UMass, and most recently, the Executive Director of the Center for Employment Equity at UMass. Steve received his PhD in Sociology from the University of California, Irvine in 2010. Steve’s scholarship focuses on the relationship between law, organizations, and social change, particularly focusing on law and social movements and the legal profession. He is currently co-PI on a multi-year project investigating sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination in the workplace. For more information about Steve please visit: https://www.umass.edu/issr/steven-boutcher.

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caitlinCaitlin McDonald
Communication and
Special Projects Manager

mcdonald@lawandsociety.org

Awards, Workshops
Social Media
Branding and Communications
Exhibits and Sponsorships

Caitlin graduated from the University of Utah in 2009 with B.A. degrees in History and Asian Studies, then completed an M.A. in Asian Studies in 2013. She enjoyed working with students as an Academic Advisor for International and Area Studies at the University of Utah for 5 years.  Her other experiences include working as a Women’s Empowerment Coordinator with the Refugee and Immigrant Center, Marketing and Events Coordinator with the United Way of Salt Lake, then as a TEFL volunteer with the Peace Corps in Thailand. Caitlin loves traveling and can have a conversation in 5 languages (English, Spanish, French, Chinese, and Thai). She is currently working on a Master of Public Administration degree while learning the ins and outs of the nonprofit world at the Law and Society Association.

warrenMegan Warren
Program Manager

801-587-0228
melissak@umass.edu

Meeting Submission System
Meeting Scheduling
CRN and IRC Groups

Megan came to LSA after two years working in grant administration at the University of Utah’s College of Nursing. She has a BS in environmental science from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MPA from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs. She served three years as a Peace Corps volunteer in Bolivia and Ecuador, where she developed environmental education curriculum for school groups and worked with  subsistence farmers on watershed management. She is excited to join the Law and Society Association for the next year as a way to combine her experience working on grants and her interest in public policy.

 

harshanHarshan Nagulapally
Database Manager

801-213-2872
harshan.nagulapally@lawandsociety.org

Membership Database
Website Management

Harshan works as an Interim Database Manager while he is attending his graduate school in Business Analytics at University of Utah. He has great interest in data management & analysis and is excited to expand his practical knowledge.He has previous work experience as System Engineer at Tata Consultancy Services for a period of 2 years and felt the urge to upgrade his skills leading him to his graduate degree. For his passion, he has done various technical certifications in the field of Business Intelligence. He has an Undergraduate degree in Electronics & Communications from Vignan's University, India. He worked as a volunteer for many professional and academic events such as Student Coordinator for admission events during Under-graduation, a safety-First volunteer and some small scale events aimed at the under privileged at his workplace. He is looking forward to explore his work at Law and Society Association and believes in growing personally and professionally.