Each month we highlight an individual working to make the justice system more accessible to DC residents. This month features J. Daryl Byler, Director of Development at the DC Bar Foundation.
Years on the Job
Began May 8, 2019
Where did you grow up?
What brought you to DC?
Working at the DC Bar Foundation and returning to a city I love
What was your first job in DC and what did you learn?
I directed a public policy office on Capitol Hill. Policy and system changes require many partners and much patience. But the long-term impact is major!
Walking to work
Kenny’s Smokehouse on Capitol Hill
One item from your bucket list
Run the Boston Marathon
Running, reading, and gardening
Most rewarding element of your work
Learning what motivates donors to give
Legal aid is important to me because…
Equal access to justice is the key to healthy nations.