Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that Aalok Sharma has been named to the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association (MNAPABA). Sharma, a MNAPABA member since 2014, was appointed to serve as the organization’s Vice President of Membership for the 2016-2017 term. He was installed September 28 at the association’s annual gala in Minneapolis.

In this role, Sharma is charged with enhancing and expanding the association’s growth, including bolstering outreach and developing increased networking and career advancement opportunities for members through mentoring, education and professional development.

An affiliate of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA), MNAPABA is committed to promoting and supporting the personal and professional development of Asian American and Pacific American lawyers, judges, and law students, serving as an advocate for the Asian Pacific American community in Minnesota, and promoting equal access to justice.