Elmira Howard, Esq. is a Los Angeles attorney and a member of both the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Iranian American Bar Association. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from UC Santa Barbara in 2005, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society. She received a Juris Doctor from Chapman University’s School of Law in 2008. She is experienced in legal analysis and review and strongly believes that individuals with developmental disabilities should have access to resources that assist them in attaining skills that better the quality of their lives. Ms. Howard understands that the resources made available to these individuals exclusively depend on finding resources. Elmira brings her skills and background to assist Friends of SCLARC in developing funding streams that help with the unmet needs of SCLARC’s consumers and families.