August 25, 2009
Lisa Runquist has more than 30 years of experience as a transactional lawyer, both with nonprofit organizations and business organizations. She has working knowledge of franchise law, intellectual property law, employment law, tax law, and constitutional law (First Amendment). She was appointed by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) to serve on the legal experts panel for the Commission on Accountability and Policy for Religious Organizations. The commission has reviewed and expects to provide input to Congress on major accountability and policy issues affecting religious and other nonprofit organizations.