Staff

Mark P. Smith
President, The Center for American and International Law
Director, Actual Innocence Programs
msmith@cailaw.org
+1.972.244.3413

Mark Smith is President of The Center for American and International Law. He serves as Dean of CAIL’s Academy of American and International Law, and directs CAIL’s Southwestern Institute for International and Comparative Law. He is also responsible for CAIL’s programs on Actual Innocence. Mark previously was the Executive Director of The West Virginia State Bar and served as Assistant to the Executive Director of the American Bar Association. He has chaired the Dallas Committee for International Visitors and was President of the Volunteer Center of Collin County. He has taught public sector strategic planning and contemporary American conflicts at the University of Texas at Dallas and served on the Board of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. Mark received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and law degree from Yale University.

IB Stanley-Ikhilioju
Associate Director, Criminal Law Programs and Actual Innocence Programs,
The Center for American and International Law
istanley-ikhilioju@cailaw.org
+1.972.244.3415

IB joined the joined CAIL in 2010. She is the Associate Director for our Criminal Law and Actual Innocence Programs. These programs are funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

Logan Banfield
Staff Assistant
The Center for American and International Law
lbanfield@cailaw.org
+1.972.244.3408

Logan joined CAIL in 2018. He is a staff assistant for our Criminal Law and Actual Innocence programs.

Amy Watkins
Staff Assistant (Part-time)
The Center for American and International Law
awatkins@cailaw.org
+1.972.244.3400