Executive Consultant Appointed to Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

(Lemoyne, Pa.) - The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania announces the addition of Mr. Douglas Leonard, Senior Executive Consultant with Strategic Solutions International, Inc (SSI), to the Disciplinary Board.

The Disciplinary Board is an independent agency funded by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. It consists of 16 members, of whom 14 are attorneys and two are non-lawyers, from across the state. The Board assists the Supreme Court in carrying out its exclusive jurisdiction over the licensing and discipline of attorneys in Pennsylvania. The members meet regularly to decide cases, policies, and board administrative matters.

Leonard is one of the two non-lawyers serving on the Board. Leonard’s knowledge of client services brings a fresh perspective to the Board. His client experience ranges from large-scale project and employee management in both the public and private sectors to entrepreneurship and new business ventures. “As companies merge and businesses grow, I provide guidance on how to integrate business strategies, as well as new cultures and identities into the organization,” stated Mr. Leonard. Always looking for the unique abilities and passions within each person in an organization, Leonard, brings a keen sense of service to the Disciplinary Board.

Prior to joining SSI, Leonard served as the Court Administrator for the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County for six years. Leonard also served five years on the Board of Directors and one year as President for the Pennsylvania Association of Court Management (PACM). Leonard’s legal background includes his work with the Pittsburgh based law firm of Mansmann, Cindrich and Titus where he served as the Legal Administrator for three years.

Leonard holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Economics, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. In addition, he is a certified mediator. In 2001, he co-authored a Sports Performance Profile based on the Birkman Method, and in 2003 Leonard was certified as a Sports Counselor through the National Institute of Sports Professionals.

About the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of PA

The Disciplinary Board's goals are to protect the general public, maintain a high standard of integrity in the legal profession, and safeguard the reputation of the courts of Pennsylvania. The Disciplinary Board was created by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to review conduct and assure compliance by all attorneys to the Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct. For more information about the Disciplinary Board please visit www.padb.us.

For more information regarding this press release, please contact Megan Kurtz at Megan@TheSuasionWay.com or 717-432-2468.