Board of Directors

William CanavanExecutive Director
William Stevens – Assistant Executive Director

Michael C. Shimkin, Chair

Erick Lans, Treasurer

James Mansfield, Secretary

Forest O’Neill Greenberg, Esq.: Forest is a graduate of Brandeis University and received her Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law. She is a member of the Massachusetts and New York State bar and the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL).

Prior to joining Hedges & Tumposky, Forest worked as a trial attorney for the Public Defender of Massachusetts (CPCS) and for the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS), Forest specializes in issues related to sex offenses and collateral consequences, such as involuntary civil commitment.

Additionally, Forest has extensive experience working in the field of human rights and international criminal law. She was a member of the defense team of former Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea, representing him at trial at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, a United Nations Atrocity Crimes Tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. She has also worked on a legal team representing Cambodian victims in their allegations of Crimes against Humanity before the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

Emily Berg, LCSW