Christian R. Drago was recently appointed as a member of the executive board of the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA). As the Director, Christian will oversee all committee chairpersons and ensure they have the resources necessary to fulfill their responsibilities. Christian and the CIPLA committee chairpersons prepare and coordinate all continuing education events. They work together diligently to provide new and interesting speakers for CIPLA. His goal throughout 2016-2017 will be to keep CIPLA at the forefront of continuing education with respect to intellectual property.