Jake Mazeitis

Jake Mazeitis joined ACS in July 2019 and serves as the Lawyer Chapter Fellow.

Prior to joining the team at ACS, Mazeitis worked for Generation Citizen, the Human Rights Campaign, and Teach for America. He currently serves on Generation Citizen’s National Board of Directors.

Mazeitis graduated with B.A.s in Women’s and Gender Studies, Letters (with a focus in Constitutional Studies), and International Studies, summa cum laude, from the University of Oklahoma. At OU, he was the Executive Producer of the Me Too Monologues, a member of the LGBTQ Program Advisory Board, and the Chair of the Student Advisory Board to the Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education. He is a proud Kansas Citian.

Jordan Blisk

Jordan Blisk joined ACS in July of 2019 and currently serves as an Assistant Director of Chapters. In this capacity, he helps to advance the next generation of progressive leaders by managing existing ACS student and lawyer chapters, working to strategically expand ACS’s network, and developing a vibrant, diverse, and inclusive legal community throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.

Prior to ACS, Blisk was an associate attorney specializing in family law and estate planning. He also served in the United States Air Force as an Aircraft Fuel Systems Journeyman and has been interviewed by WNYC, NPR, BBC, and Buzzfeed on the issue of transgender military service.

Additionally, Blisk currently serves as the Executive Director and Board Chair for the Colorado Name Change Project and as a board member and Social Media Chair for the Colorado LGBT Bar Association. He is an LGBTQ+ speaker and writer who has delivered a keynote Address at Virginia Tech and written publications for the ACS’s InBrief blog and LGBTQ Nation.

Blisk earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado Law School and his B.S. from Ball State University. He is based in Denver, where he enjoys fly fishing and spending time with his two dogs, Hamilton and Huxley.

Kennedy Freeman

Kennedy Freeman joined ACS in May 2019 and currently serves as the Network Advancement Associate. She provides support to the Department of Network Advancement and assists with the coordination of substantive initiatives.

Prior to joining ACS, Freeman interned at the Library of Congress with the Binding and Collections Care division. After graduating, Freeman worked for Lunenburg County Public Schools and later became an HR assistant at Greystones Consulting Group.

Freeman attended the College of William and Mary where she found a passion for criminal justice while taking many classes about constitutional law. She received B.A. degrees in Government and Psychology. In her free time, she enjoys live music, abstract painting, and relaxing walks through nature.

Michelle Herd

Michelle Herd joined ACS in January 2019 and currently serves as Assistant Director of Chapters. In this role, she assists in cultivating and supporting the next generation of progressive leaders, promoting diversity and inclusion throughout our network, seeking opportunities to found new ACS chapters, and build sustainable relationships with lawyers, judges, and community partners to further the mission of ACS.

Before attending law school, Herd served as a committee assistant in the office of the City Council President for the City of Birmingham, Alabama and worked in sustainable agriculture.

Herd graduated from Belmont Abbey College with a B.A. in English. She earned her J.D. from Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law where she was the President of the Cumberland ACS Student Chapter. She is an ACS Next Generation Leader. She has studied abroad twice in the Republic of Panama.

Molly Greene

Molly Greene joined ACS in 2018 and serves as the Associate Director of Chapters.  In this capacity, she assists in managing both student and lawyer chapters in the western part of the country by facilitating the programming, seeking opportunities to launch new ACS chapters, building and maintaining relationships, strengthening the student-to-lawyer engagement pipeline, and integrating chapter activities into ACS’s substantive initiatives and network of members.

Before joining ACS, Greene served as the Senior Ethics Analyst for the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission, where she oversaw the administration of and compliance with city and state governmental ethics laws. Greene began her legal career as a Fellow with the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, where she managed Election Protection programs leading up to the 2016 presidential election.

Greene earned her Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Cruz and her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School.  While in law school, she served as President of Loyola’s ACS Chapter, Chief Production Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review, and Lead Coordinator of Loyola’s Young Lawyers high school mock trial program.

Greene currently lives in Los Angeles.