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.

Saundra J. Brown

Lone Star Legal Aid
Director of Disaster Legal Services
Houston, Texas
Saundra Brown is the Directing Attorney of Disaster Legal Services at Lone Star Legal Aid. She received a BA from Kent State University in Ohio and a JD from Tulane University Law School in New Orleans, Louisiana. She has been with Lone Star Legal Aid since 1994 and responded to disasters for Lone Star Legal Aid since Tropical Storm Allison in 2001. She has been the manager of the Disaster Relief Unit since 2010 and is also the content coordinator for www.disasterlegalaid.org, a national disaster legal webpage with resources for individuals and attorneys to help them navigate the disaster preparedness and response process. She has responded to Allison, Katrina, Rita, Ike, the West explosion, the Wildfires in 2011, the BP Oil Spill, the 2015 and 2016 flooding in Texas, and now, Hurricane Harvey.