Director, Public Service Programs & OutreachPhone: (410) 706-2080
M. Teresa Schmiedeler currently serves as the Director, Public Service Programs & Outreach at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law. Ms. Schmiedeler directs the Public Interest Externship workshop, advises students pursuing public service careers, and oversees the administration of the UM Carey Law Public Interest Loan Repayment Program. Prior to her position at Maryland, Ms. Schmiedeler worked as a public interest career counselor at a DC law school and also practiced law for seven years as a Legal Aid attorney in Connecticut and Missouri. She is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, Delivery of Legal Services and Maryland State Bar Association, Special Committee on Wellness, NALP Public Service Committee and serves as Faculty Advisor to the Maryland Public Interest Law Project(MPILP) law student led not for profit organization.