This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.

Amy Petkovsek

Maryland Legal Aid
Director of Advocacy for Training & Pro Bono
Baltimore MD
Amy is the Director of Advocacy for Training and Pro Bono at Maryland Legal Aid. Amy oversees the growth and development of the Community Lawyering Initiative and Lawyer in the Library programs across Maryland. Prior to serving in this position, she rep-resented children for seven years in Legal Aid’s child advocacy practice. She also served as an appellate law clerk for the Honorable Sally D. Adkins. Amy serves on the boards of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law Alumni, the Maryland State Bar Association Legal Services section, and the Carroll County 4-H/FFA Fair. She is also the volunteer camp director of Carroll County 4-H Residential Camping Program. She is a past recipient of the Maryland Legal Services Corporation’s Rising Star Award, The Daily Record’s “20 in their Twenties” award, the Mary-land Legal Aid Diane Kinslow Memorial Award, Maryland 4-H Alumni Award, Carroll County 4-H Fair Hall of Fame, and American Camp Association President’s Award. Amy may be reached at apetkovsek@mdlab.org.