LSC is headed by an 11-member Board of Directors appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate. By law, the Board is bipartisan: no more than six members may be of the same political party. The Board meets quarterly or more often.
Board Chair, John G. Levi
John G. Levi was nominated to serve on the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Corporation by President Barack Obama on August 6, 2009, and his nomination was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on March 19, 2010. He was elected Chairman of the LSC Board by his fellow Board members on April 7, 2010 and his re-nomination was confirmed by the Senate...
Board Vice Chair, Father Pius Pietrzyk, O.P.
Father Pius was nominated to serve on the Board of Directors of Legal Services Corporation by President Barack Obama on December 17, 2009, and his nomination was confirmed by the U. S. Senate on March 29, 2010. Father Pius is a priest of the Order of Preachers (the “Dominicans”). He currently serves as the Chairman of the Department of Pastoral...
Our board committees are comprised of board members and LSC leadership.
The Bylaws are the governing rules by which LSC operates as amended by LSC’s Board of Directors on January 25, 2014.
Authorities Governing Board Actions
See our Code of Conduct, Board Governance, and other board documents.