Gail Harmon is a partner in the law firm of Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg and is a nationally recognized authority on exempt organization law, having advised in this field for 20 years. She provides strategic advice to a wide range of progressive foundations, charitable and lobbying organizations, associations and political action committees on federal tax law, federal election law and other legal issues.
Ms. Harmon is a frequent speaker, writer and commentator on issues affecting the nonprofit sector and an active participant with the legal and nonprofit community in developing the law in this area. She studied at Radcliffe College for her undergraduate and earned her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.
Ms. Harmon is Chair of the Board of Trustees of St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Secretary and on the Executive Committee of the Board of the DC Public Library Foundation, and is a member of the Board of Directors of PSI. She is a former President of the Board of Directors of the National Partnership for Women & Families (formerly Women’s Legal Defense Fund) and a founder and former Steering Committee Member of EMILY’S List.