Former professional singer, songwriter and touring musician, Geoff Cline has practiced law for the last 15 years in private practice as general counsel for Patagonia and most recently as in-house counsel for the House of Blues. Cline also has experience as a management consultant in organizational development, communication skills and leadership. He is actively involved in child and family welfare issues and sits on the board of directors for Child Development Resources of Ventura County and the California Child Care Resource & Referral Network. Previously, Cline worked as an advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS on issues relating to employment discrimination. Geoff is married to Sallie Trout, and they have an 11-year-old son, Trevor.