American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Salt Lake County Bar Association
Utah Minority Bar Association, 2004-present
Salt Lake Chamber, Board of Governors
Appointed to serve on the Utah State Bar's Ethics Advisory Opinion Committee, 2013-2016
Utah State Bar Commission, ex officio member, 2011-2012
Aldon J. Anderson America Inn of Court, 2010-present
Women Lawyers of Utah, President (2010-2011); Women Lawyers of Utah, Chair of Committee for the Initiative on the Advancement and Retention of Women Attorneys, which oversaw a groundbreaking study on why legal employers are failing to advance and retain women attorneys (2007-2009); Women Lawyers of Utah, Board Member (2007-2012); Women Lawyers of Utah, Member (2004-Present)
Ballard Spahr's Diversity and Inclusion Council, 2012-present
Co-Chair, Ballard Women
Young Lawyers Division, Community Service Division, volunteer (2004-2005)
Recognition & Accomplishments
Named by Utah Business Magazine as an Up and Coming lawyer in the area of civil litigation for2011-2013 and as a Legal Elite from 2014-2016.
Selected as one of Super Lawyer's Rising Stars in 2012 and as a Super Lawyer from 2013-2016.
2010 recipient, Utah State Bar's Dorathy Merrill Brothers Award for the Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession
Co-author, "The Utah Report: The Initiative on the Advancement and Retention of Women in Law Firms," Women Lawyers of Utah, October 2010
"Goodwin v. Turner & Gerber v. Hickman: Should Prisoners Have the Right to Procreate?" Journal of Law and Family Studies, 5.2 Edition
"CFPB Enforcement Actions in the Credit Card Industry," Risk Management Association, October 2013
Presenter at in-house seminar for client titled "Ethics for In-House Counsel: Common Problems and How To Handle Them"
"The Final Report on the Initiative on the Advancement and Retention of Women," Utah State Bar 2010 Summer Convention, July 17, 2010
"The Initiative on the Advancement and Retention of Women: Survey Results and Suggestions," Utah State Bar 2009 Summer Convention
"Retaining Good Lawyers: Lifestyle and Generational Issues," Utah State Bar Fall Forum 2009
Salt Lake Symphony, member of cello section, 2006-present