Jonathan A. Ruybalid

Knowledge Specialist

Jon Ruybalid
Knowledge Specialist, Nonprofit Management Institute

Jon Ruybalid is a Director and shareholder of the firm Schmitt Schneck Even & Williams, P.C. He has been representing and advising nonprofit tax-exempt organizations, social enterprises, and businesses for 27+ years. Jon has built and sold several businesses, helped entrepreneurs start others, and served in leadership roles with Starbucks Coffee Company, BandPage, and Google. Jon is not admitted in Arizona – his practice is limited to matters of federal legal matters, such as tax-exempt organizations, federal trademark law, and the law of other jurisdictions. He practices from Nebraska and is licensed in Nebraska, Colorado, and Virginia.
Jon provides legal counsel for tax-exempt organizations, social enterprise ventures, and entrepreneurs across the United States and in other countries.  He has worked with numerous nonprofit ministries establishing global business and mission-related activities.  He is a legal architect for structuring effective ministry legal models, managing risk, and assisting in developing practical ministry effective policies and practices and collaborative relationships among and for missions and ministries.