J.D., University of Minnesota
B.A., Hamline University
Lisa A. Runquist, an attorney in Los Angeles, CA, has represented nonprofits for over 35 years. She is the winner of both the Outstanding Lawyer Award and the Vanguard (Lifetime Achievement) Award from ABA Business Law Section, NP Committee. She is the author/editor of Guide to Representing Religious Organizations (2009), The ABC’s of Nonprofits (2005), Nonprofit Resources (2007), as well as serving as ABA Liaison to the ALI/ABA Principles of the Law of Nonprofit Organizations, ABA Advisor to ULC Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act (finalized 2008) and to the ULC Model Protection of Charitable Assets Act (finalized 2011).
Her spare time is spent with her husband, Mike Savage, and competing with her three standard poodles.