Board of Advisors
Lacy M. Johnson
IUPUI Board of Advisors
First appointed: 2005
Term ends: 2015
Lacy M. Johnson is a partner at Ice Miller, LLP in Indianapolis. His primary areas of practice focus on public affairs services where he serves as co-chair of the Public Affairs and Gaming Group.
A life-long resident of Indianapolis, Mr. Johnson received his Bachelor of Arts from Purdue University. He holds a Juris Doctorate from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. He is admitted to practice in the State of Indiana, and before the Federal Courts in the Southern District of Indiana.
Mr. Johnson served on the Board of Directors for the Indianapolis Airport Authority from 2000 until 2012 and was its President from 2000 - 2008. In addition to the IUPUI Board of Advisors, he is a member Indiana University Foundation, Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County Board of Trustees, Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute, Skyline Club, Indianapolis Downtown, Inc., Oaks Academy, American Pianists Association, American Red Cross National Diversity Advisory Council, and the United States Democratic Black Caucus PAC Board. He is the 7th District Representative of the Indiana Democratic Party and a Democratic National Committee at-large member. Mr. Johnson is also a member of the Lawyers Council of the Indianapolis Civil Liberties Union, International Association of Chiefs of Police, Dean's Advisory Council of the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity. He is also a Grand Inspector General 33° of Constantine #25, Scottish Rite of PHA. Mr. Johnson is a Sagamore of the Wabash, and he has been named in Who's Who in Black Indianapolis and Indiana Super Lawyers.
Before joining Ice Miller in 1993, Mr. Johnson was an attorney for Government Relations Services at Sagamore-Bainbridge, Inc,; Director of Security for the Indiana State Lottery; Liaison with the Indiana General Assembly and retired as a Lt. Col., and held the position of Deputy Superintendent for Support Services for the Indiana State Police.