Lisa Colpoys – Executive Director, Illinois Legal Aid Online
As Executive Director, Lisa Colpoys leads ILAO’s staff and Board of Directors, cultivates innovation, and guides product development. Before joining ILAO, Lisa served as Director of Legal Services at CARPLS, Chicago’s legal aid hotline, and spent several years in private practice as a sole practitioner representing small businesses and individuals in a wide variety of legal matters. Lisa was recognized in 2003 as one of 40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch and was recently named by the ABA Journal as one of 10 Women to Watch in Legal Tech. She is a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management, a member of the ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services, and serves on several national, statewide and local groups focused on technology, self-represented persons and affordable legal services.