Patricia Pap is the Executive Director of Management Information Exchange (MIE). She joined the organization in 1997 as its first full time executive director, after serving for many years on its Board of Directors and Journal Committee. As executive director, she is responsible for the overall growth and programmatic development of this national membership organization whose mission is to promote excellence in legal aid programs across the United States by providing training, publishing and consulting services on management, leadership, supervision and fundraising topics. Prior to 1997, Patricia served as Executive Director of Legal Services for Cape Cod and Islands, an LSC-funded program, for fourteen years, and as housing attorney and supervising attorney for Legal Services of Eastern Michigan for six years. During this time period, she also served on the Board of Directors and Civil Council of the National Legal Aid and Defender Association. Patricia received her JD from Case Western University School of Law, and her BA from Mt. Holyoke College.