Constituents Council

Constituents Council

About the Council

The Constituents Council plays an essential role in identifying emerging community needs, emphasizing interdependence between community members, and representing interests of the general membership and business partner constituents relative to retention, value, and community composition. The Council level is where leaders of the Engagement; Membership; Business Partner; and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committees collaborate as a partnership to ensure efforts impacting community members are parallel, cohesive and evolving as necessary to meet the needs of the community and reflect the changing industry.


Michele Gossmeyer

Director of Information Governance

Holland & Knight LLP

Horace Wu

CEO and Founder

Syntheia Pty Ltd

Committee Members

Staff Council Liaison

Corey Simpson



DE+I Committee

Priti Saraswat

Legal Tech Consulting Manager

Baker & Hostetler LLP

DE+I Committee

Candi Smith, CEDS

eDiscovery Analyst

The Walt Disney Company

Membership Committee

Eric Anderson

Director of IT

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Membership Committee

Rachael Jastrzembski

eDiscovery Strategist


Board Liaison

Kara Portwood

Director of Innovation

Armstrong Teasdale LLP