Prior to becoming Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi, Jarvis Dortch served as the Mississippi House representative for District 66. In addition, he's worked in various arenas of public health and social justice advocacy with nonprofits and state agencies.
Prior to joining ACLU Mississippi, Alicia practiced law with a regional firm where she represented corporate clients in labor and employment, privacy and cybersecurity, consumer protection, and Section 1983 matters. In addition to corporate clients, Alicia also represented numerous pro bono cli
Joshua Tom joined the ACLU of Mississippi as Staff Attorney before being promoted to Legal Director. Prior to joining the ACLU of Mississippi, Joshua was in private practice doing corporate litigation.
Candace joined the ACLU of Mississippi staff as Director of Community Engagement in October 2020. She is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. Prior to working with ACLU, she was a television news anchor.
Tabuthia Bell began at the ACLU of Mississippi in December 2013 as Finance Officer. Prior to the ACLU, she worked at Dewitt Sullivan, CPA and Bruno & Tervalon, LLP. Tabuthia is a graduate of Alcorn State University.
Jensen Luke Matar joined the ACLU of Mississippi in July 2018 as the Transgender Education & Advocacy Program (TEAP-MS) Coordinator, but he isn’t new to the organization.