Executive Director of the Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation (MLAC) since it was established in 1983. Began his legal career in his native Arkansas.
Lonnie A. Powers has served as Executive Director of the Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation (MLAC) since it was established in 1983. He has more than 41 years of policy and legal experience at the state and national levels, having devoted the majority of his career to establishing, building, sustaining and revitalizing legal aid organizations. Lonnie began his legal career in his native Arkansas, first with the Attorney General’s Office and later with Legal Services of Arkansas, where he served as Executive Director.
Links: HuffPo bio | MLAC bio | (Current as of: October 13, 2014)
PRESS/RESEARCH BY THIS PERSONBlog Post Lonnie A. Powers
May 22, 2014
Language access is crucial explains Lonnie Powers, as many people with limited English skills struggle to navigate the justice system.
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