Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

About the Committee

The purpose of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC) is to advance ILTA’s core value to “foster diversity, equity, and inclusion throughout the ILTA community.

Click here for the Statement of Purpose, Composition, and Selection of the DEIC and click here for the DEIC's 2022 priorities.

CO Chairs

Candi Smith

Sr. Legal Technology & eDiscovery Specialist

Associate Participant

Priti Saraswat

Legal Tech Consulting Manager

Baker & Hostetler LLP

Committee Members

Erika Emrick

Manager of IT Operations


Canaan Himmelbaum

Global Director


Rabiya Hirji

Client Advisory Director


Kathleen Hogan

Senior Director, Knowledge and Data Insights

McCarthy Tetrault LLP

Ginevra Saylor

Director, Innovation and Knowledge Programs

Gowling WLG

Joy Heath Rush



Karina Willes

Senior Project Manager

Foley & Lardner LLP

Robin Price

Contract IT Trainer

Saavy Training & Consulting

Staff Liaison

Christine Becker

Membership Coordinator