Cathi Mietkiewicz is the principal lawyer at Mietkiewicz Law. She has been active in the regulatory world for over 20 years. Currently, she advises regulators, associations and other organizations on issues ranging from board governance, contracts, privacy, and developing regulations, policies, by-laws and standards of practice. Prior to becoming a lawyer Cathi was an optician. For nine years she was a member of the Council of the College of Opticians; serving as its president for six of those years. Cathi is often asked to speak on all aspects of regulatory compliance, professionalism, ethics and board governance.