Press Release |ILTA Announces the Seating of the Newly Elected Board of Directors

By ILTA News posted 08-24-2023 13:08


(Chicago, IL) August 24, 2023 – The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), at the annual conference in Orlando, Florida, USA, announces the seating of the newly elected Board of Directors. This change is effective immediately, following the conclusion of the Annual Meeting, on Thursday, August 24, 2023, at 1:15p.m. ET. 

The new ILTA Board of Directors will be as follows:

Tony McKenna, Director of Information Technology, Howard Kennedy LLP, London, England, United Kingdom, Second Consecutive Term

Executive Vice President
Julie Brown, Director of Practice Technology, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP, Columbus, Ohio, USA, First Term

Chris Hunt, Executive Director, Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, P.C, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Third Consecutive Term

Paul Wittekind, Director of Knowledge and Legal Process Solutions, Porzio, Bromberg & Newman PC, Morristown, New Jersey, USA, First Term

Director at Large
Gary Berger, Director of Information Security, Ogletree Deakins, Greenville, South Carolina, USA, First Term

Director at Large
Jason Dirkx, Director, Practice Innovation and Technology Solutions, Paul Hastings, Chicago, Illinois, USA, First Term

Director at Large
Kara Portwood, Director of Innovation, Armstrong Teasdale LLP, Chicago, Illinois, USA, Third Consecutive Term

Please join ILTA CEO, Joy Heath Rush, and the greater ILTA constituency in thanking the outgoing Board members, Ginevra Saylor, Jack Thompson, Chris Boyd, and Jim McKenna for their years of dedicated service.


The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) serves the professional needs of more than 25,000 international legal technology professionals and their organizations. Since its founding in 1980, the association’s focus is to achieve results for our membership and the legal technology profession at large. Much of the value we provide as an association occurs through the coordinated efforts with our global volunteer membership teams.

Beth Anne Stuebe, Director of Publications and Press
International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) 
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