Meet the Board
Alexandria Hodge, President of the Board of Advocates
Alexandria Hodge, M.Ed is a former teacher who came to law school to pursue a career in School Law. She earned her Master's of Education from University College London and Master's of Interdisciplinary Education Studies: Urban Education Policy from John's Hopkins University. At the University of Baltimore School of Law, she has served as the President of the Legal Society for Equity in Education, Associate Editor of Law Forum, President of the Board of Advocates, member of the National Tax Law Moot Court Team, and UB LEADS mentor. She was a law clerk at the Office of the Attorney General for the Maryland Department of Education as a UB SPI Fellow, a law clerk for The Children's Guild, and a summer associate in the School Law practice group at Stock and Leader. After graduation she will continue her work at Stock and Leader as a School Law Associate.
Amy Werner serves as the Vice President of Education for the UB Law Board of Advocates. She is from a small northern town in Georgia, she attended the University of Georgia, where she received a dual degree in journalism and international affairs. Amy is a rising 3L at the University of Baltimore School of Law. She is currently a research assistant for Professors Wehle and Daniels, the communications coordinator for If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice and a student attorney in the Innocence Project Clinic. She is a graduate of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Team, and, this past summer, she was an Access to Justice Tech Fellow, a program housed in University of Pennsylvania Law School's Future of the Profession Initiative.
Sara Saleh is the Vice President of Policy and Logistics for the UB Board of Advocates. She was a legal intern at Knollwood Investment Advisory, a local venture capital firm, as well as a law clerk and paralegal at Cohen, Snyder, Eisenberg & Katzenberg in their workers' compensation division. She is currently working at Gilman & Bedigian, LLC as a law clerk in medical malpractice. She is a graduate of the National Tax Law Moot Court Team and a former research assistant for Professor Zina Makar.
Leah Dotter is the Trial Team Liaison for the UB Board of Advocates and is a 2021 and 2022 member of the National Trial Team. She has served as a law clerk at the State's Attorney's Office for Baltimore City and is currently a law clerk for Saller, Lord, Ernstberger & Insley.
Olga Petrovskikh is the Secretary for the UB Board of Advocates. She is a graduate of the National Moot Court Team, is a former competitor on the USPTO Patent Drafting Competition Team, and was awarded Best Oralist in 2021 Byron Warnken Moot Court Competition. She has served as a research assistant for Professor Gilman, is a representative on the UB Diversity Council, and is an Articles Editor on Law Forum, where she has been published twice. She is currently a law clerk at Smouse & Mason, LLC and is simultaneously interning at NASA's Office of the General Counsel and Office of the Patent Counsel at Goddard Spaceflight Center.