Advisors / Legal Counsel

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Strategic Advisors

The team at Rising Tide Leadership Institute (RTLI) is building a strong group of strategic advisors who are contributing their skills, time and service to help build RTLI:

FINANCIAL ADVISOR
Dee Flaherty, Founding Partner of StoneTurn Group, Boston, MA
Stoneturn is a partnership of experienced accountants, economists, financial and technology consultants supporting corporate and individual clients and their advisors, engaged in the most challenging and complex transaction, disputes and financial investigations. Their work ranges from behind-the-scenes advice, to deep financial analysis, to full service dispute resolution support. www.stoneturn.com

RESEARCH ADVISOR
Julie Weeks, Founder of Womenable
Womenable is a research, program and policy development consultancy whose mission is to improve the environment for women-owned businesses worldwide. More specifically:
• Conduct insightful and actionable research
• Communicate information and insights in a clear, concise, and thought-provoking manner
• Work with the stewards of women’s entrepreneurship around the world – policy makers, multi-lateral organizations, corporate decision makers, entrepreneurial support organizations, and the women’s business community – to implement, evaluate and improve policies and programs to support women’s enterprise development. www.womenable.com

Legal Counsel

RTLI has retained legal counsel experienced in filing global 501c3 organizations.

LEGAL ADVISOR & COUNSEL
Don Morris, Counsel, Mayer Brown, Chicago, IL
Andrew Steigleder, Counsel, Mayer Brown, Chicago, IL
Mayer Brown is a global legal services firm advising clients across the Americas, Asia and Europe. Their geographic strength means they can offer local market knowledge combined with global reach. www.mayerbrown.com