Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, The Clorox Company
2012 LCLD Fellow

Angela Hilt became Chief Legal Officer of Clorox in 2021, after holding roles of increasing responsibility over 15 years with the company. She was also an LCLD Fellow in 2012. Before joining Clorox, Angela practiced corporate law at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP in San Francisco. She is a past president of the Northern California Chapter of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and served on the board of directors of the Society for Corporate Governance.  

Diversity initiatives at Clorox include a supplier diversity program and employee resource groups. In 2019, the company announced goals around pay equity and representation of women and minorities. In 2020, the company was named a "Best Company for Women to Advance" and a "Best Employer for Diversity." 

In 2021, Clorox was named an LCLD Top Performer for the sixth consecutive year. The company also received the award in 2013 and 2014.

Read about The Clorox Company's 2018 LCLD Learning Experience here. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation


LCLD Board of Directors
Laura Stein, Chair, 2017-2019; Founding Board Member, 2009-2018

Fellows Program
Hosted Learning Experience (2018)
Fellows nominated:
2022: Bryanne Schmitt, Marley Degner; 2021: Adam Brink, Rachel Barack; 2020: Tom Lynch, Gabe Martinez; 2019: Jinho Joo, Ike Adeyemi; 2018: Jonathan Solorzano, Ellen Kinsley Brown; 2017: Rachel BarackSvetlana Walker; 2016: Mark W. Danis, Adrienne Paige Leder-Schriner; 2015: Gillian Thackray; 2014: Scott Willoughby; 2013: Alok Goel; 2012: Angela Hilt; 2011: Sheldon James Quan


Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2021: Ali Assareh, Katy Roosevelt, Nina Han; 2020: Shelly Davalos; 2019: Mina Nasseri-Asghar, Jennifer Nagarajan; 2018: Cherie O’Reilly, Tracy Tong; 2017: Erin Collins, Jilliana Liu; 2016: Meagan Given, Ben Kimberley; 2015: Melissa Hung, Stephanie Tang 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2021: Jen Xue, Samantha Andreacchi, Julia Bok, Sayid Bnefsi; 2020:  Malak Cherkaoui Jaouad, Katherine Woznick; 2019: Jaleel Chandler, Jesus Meraz, Lauren Lockett; 2018: Mandeep Raj, Samira Seraji; 2017: Elizabeth Castellanos, Jared Ham, Travis Mitchell; 2016: Rigoberto Chavez, Jonathan Kachiu, MacKenzie McCullough, Sheila Salehpour; 2015: Michelle E. Hernandez, Olivia Lee Jones, Evangeline Phang, Geoffrey A. Wright; 2014: Negin Mashaiee, Vincent Townsend, Lauren Wong; 2013: Corey Goerdt, Ida Khamsi, Kristin MacDonnell, Vince Vuong; 2012: Gina Kim, Joy Wang, Travis Wimsett; 2011: Mary Liao, Henry J. Patterson III

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2021, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
Leadership Summit (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014)

Member: Angela Hilt

Communications: Aileen Zerrudo