William H. (Bill) Lindberg currently serves as President of the Ash Grove Group, based in Santa Barbara, California.
The Ash Grove Group
offers services in the areas of personal, professional, and organizational consulting and coaching, serving clients throughout North America.
primary emphasis is working with lawyers, executives, and other professionals in career development and exploring transitions.
Much of his
current work is in the area of sustaining renewal and resilience for individuals, small groups, and larger organizations.
Previously, Mr. Lindberg had served in many capacities for over twenty years with West Publishing Company and West Group.
At West, Lindberg's responsibilities included relations with national markets, managing educational services for the WESTLAW
program, and developing West's Academic program.
has written and spoken extensively in various professional settings, such as the National Association for Law Placement
, the American Society for Information Science
, the American Association of Law Libraries
and the Special Libraries Association
He is also a co-founder of the Information Innovator's Institute.
He received his B.A from St. Olaf College (magna cum laude) and his J.D. from the University of Minnesota.
He received his certification as a professional coach from the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara, California, where he is currently on the faculty.
He is also an adjunct faculty member at St. Mary's University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, where he has taught Executive Coaching and The Fielding Graduate University.
He has served as the Executive Director of ACTO (The Association of Coach Training Organizations) and the Board of the Deer Lake Association and currently serves on the Board of the Rotary Club of Montecito.