MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) announced an expansion of its legal department, including the addition of an attorney and two community advocates to its Alabama office today.
Caren Short joins the SPLC as a staff attorney at the office in Montgomery. Monique Gillum and Michael Granger will each serve as community advocates.
“Over the last several years we have grown tremendously in response to the important civil rights issues our work addresses,” said Mary Bauer, SPLC legal director. “We are honored to have these talented individuals join the Southern Poverty Law Center.”