Shannon Williams Named IBF Distinguished Fellow
Shannon Williams, Director of the Office of Professional Development and Pro Bono Programs at the law school was named 2005 Indianapolis Bar Foundation (IBF) Distinguished Fellow. This award is given to members of the legal community who have contributed consistently to the profession and the community. Candidates must have a long record of service, an exemplary standing, and make exceptional contributions to the Indianapolis legal community. In addition, Williams was appointed by Indianapolis Bar Association (IBA) President, The Honorable Cynthia Ayers, as co-chair of the IBA’s Diversity Task Force for the 2006 calendar year. She also was listed in Who’s Who of Women in Education(Empire’s 2005/2006 Honors Edition).