Innovation Advisory Board
Sapientia Law Group established its Innovation Advisory Board (IAB) in December 2011. The IAB is group of nine business leaders, in-house counsel, and community innovators who provide advice, insight, and inspiration to Sapientia regarding innovative business practices that can be transplanted into Sapientia’s firm model. Sapientia collaborates with its Innovation Advisory Board 3–4 times a year to come up with creative business strategies, as well as assess the firm’s efforts regarding adaptable billing structures that align with clients’ interests, a unique compensation system tied to client satisfaction, and an office setting designed to promote creativity and collaboration.
The members of Sapientia’s Innovation Advisory Board are:
Tom Bock: Bock & Associates; President, Owner, & Founder of Big Deals Media, Inc.
Jason Booth: Ho-Chunk — Corporate Services, Chief Executive Officer
Allyson Bouldon: Chiquita Brands, Vice-President and Chief Compliance Officer
Jacqueline Byrd: Creatrix & Richard Byrd Company, President & Senior Consultant
Richard Copeland: Thor Construction, Chairman and Owner
Professor Bill Henderson: Indiana University — Maurer School of Law
Val Jenson: Twin Cities Diversity in Practice, Executive Director
Bob Seng: Target Corporation, Assistant General Counsel
Mary Cullen Yeager: 3M, Assistant General Counsel, Global Litigation and Dispute Resolution