The IPLI Advisory Board is established by state statute and stipulates the Indiana State University President appoint eight members and the Superintendent of Public Instruction appoint one member. The members and their affiliations are:

Dr. Todd Bess, Executive Director, Indiana Association of School Principals, Indianapolis
Rick Burger, Duke Energy, Terre Haute
Dr. John T. Coopman, Executive Director, Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents, Indianapolis
Dr. Steve Gruenert, Department Chair, Indiana State University Department of Educational Leadership
Dr. Paul Kaiser, Superintendent, Beech Grove City Schools
Michelle Lavin, Principal, Wadsworth Elementary School, Griffith Public Schools
Nicole Law, Leadership & Learning Center, Indianapolis
Zachary Waggoner, Teacher, Cedar Hall Community School, Evansville
Hon. Carlin Yoder, Indiana State Senator (R-Middlebury)