MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA—Jennifer Powell, director of the Center for Law and Public Service at the West Virginia University College of Law, has been appointed to the Equal Justice Works National Advisory Committee.
Powell will serve a two-year term on the committee, working with fellow members to expand public interest opportunities for law students and lawyers.
“I am excited to participate and use what I learn to help our students begin and sustain careers in public interest fields,” she said.
Before becoming the Director of the Center for Law and Public Service in 2013, Powell spent nine years as the assistant dean for Career Services. She is a member of the West Virginia State Bar and she earned her J.D. from the WVU College of Law in 1997.