General Counsel and SVP Operations
Responsibilities include identifying and managing intellectual property assets (including foreign patents), commercial contracts, corporate governance, data security and privacy, and employment law matters. Additionally, responsibilities include drafting, implementing and advising on employee policies and procedures.
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Role entailed corporate governance, transactional law, commercial contracts, marketing and intellectual property, employment law, compliance, environmental remediation, complex tax and accounting matters, financing strategies, and data privacy, security, and breach investigation through a global network. I also served as a Corporate Secretary to multiple committees and Asst. Corporate Secretary.
American Heart Association, Greater Midwest Affiliate
VP Risk Management and Legal Affairs
Responsibilities included transactional contract drafting and review, management of caseload regarding bequest and probate matters, execution of training for employees and vendors, development and reconciliation of department budget, and corporate compliance verification.
Position involved projects with multiple clients across the Financial Services industry including: developing business plans for new ventures, reorganizing retail operations, and implementing rate revisions for insurance companies which involved a $100 million nationwide refund. Managed teams of 2 and 15 people and budgets in excess of $7 million.