2014-2015 Executive Board

Lauren Anstey


Lauren is from Greenwich, Connecticut. She graduated from Williams College in 2011, having majored in political science and minored in leadership studies. Prior to Harvard Law, Lauren spent two years as an analyst at Goldman Sachs. She will be spending her 1L summer at Skadden Arps in New York as part of the 1L Scholars Program.

In her free time, Lauren enjoys playing squash, watching movies, and traveling.

Elizabeth A. Reese, Yunpovi

LizphotoLiz is from the Pueblo of Nambe. She graduated from Yale in 2011 where she was a Political Science major. After Yale, Liz worked in the United States Senate, handing Indian policy for Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) and as a consultant for the Yale Native American Cultural Center. Liz received her Master’s degree in Political Thought and Intellectual History from the University of Cambridge,  and wrote her dissertation on Sovereignty and Christian Theology in the Philosophy of Vine Deloria Jr.

In her free time, Liz enjoys sewing, cooking, photography, welding, writing, pyrography, building houses, and reading young adult science-fiction and fantasy novels.


Vice President
Lenny Powell


Lenny is from Modesto, California, and is a member of the Hopland Band of Pomo Indians. He graduated from UC Berkeley in 2008, where he majored in English. After college he co-produced the feature film Bellflower, which went to the Sundance Film Festival in 2011. He also served as a member of the Hopland Tribal Council from 2010-2013. Currently in his first year at Harvard Law School, he will spend this summer in Washington, D.C. interning for the DOJ Office of Tribal Justice.

In his free time, Lenny enjoys playing guitar, marathoning television shows, and following political news.


Social Chair
Esther Labrado
Displaying 001-002.jpgEster is from the North Fork Mono Indian tribe. Esther grew up in Quincy, California and graduated from San Francisco State University with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Criminal Justice Studies.  After graduation, Esther interned at the San Francisco District Attorney’s office and then worked as a litigation paralegal. Esther is a member of the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians.

In her spare time, Esther enjoys cooking, crocheting, reading and watching movies.