Cindy Lewiton Jackson Named Vice Chair of Professional Development Consortium

October 4, 2013

Cindy Lewiton Jackson, Director of Professional Development at Foley Hoag LLP, has been named Vice Chair of the Professional Development Consortium (PDC), the leading association for legal professional development administrators across North America, Canada and the United Kingdom. Jackson was also reappointed to PDC's board of directors.

Jackson has been a member of the PDC for four years. She was appointed to the board of directors in 2011, and has also served as Chair of the association’s nominating and membership committees.

As Foley Hoag's Director of Professional Development, Jackson directs strategic planning, programs and processes for attorney career advancement, and oversees attorney training, mentoring, coaching, performance management and partner development initiatives. She is Deputy Chair of Foley Hoag’s Associate Review Committee, and is also a member of the National Association for Legal Career Professionals.

Established in 1990, the Professional Development Consortium is an educational and networking forum for those responsible for developing and administering comprehensive training and professional development programs for lawyers. The association now boasts over 400 members from law firms, corporations, law schools and government agencies.

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