President, United Airlines

Brett Hart joined United in 2010 as General Counsel, after holding a similar role with Sara Lee Corporation. In his current role, he oversees global communications for the airline. In 2016, Brett was named to the Inclusion Council of the Obama Foundation, charged with monitoring and executes diversity and inclusion initiatives. 

Brett was served as Treasurer on the LCLD Board of Directors, leading the United legal department to participation in several LCLD programs. Additional diversity efforts at United include business resource groups, community partnerships, and a supplier diversity program. 

United was named an LCLD Most Active Member Corporation in 2017 and 2018. 

Read about United's 2018 LCLD Learning Experience here. 

Joined 2011

Highlights of LCLD Participation


LCLD Board of Directors

Treasurer, 2013-2015

Fellows Program
Hosted Learning Experience (2018)
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
Fellows nominated:
2023: Andrew Park, Juan Carlos Guedez; 2020: Marcus Brown, Alina Fortson; 2019: Adam Burns, Ashleigh Baker; 2018: Raj Patel, Elizabeth Lopez; 2017: Mika Clark, Christina Nutzman; 2016: Averil Edwards, Jim Conneely; 2015: Mike Henning, Richa Himani; 2014: Theresa Condua, Sean Nash; 2013: Jessica Kimbrough, Javaria Neagle; 2012: Eddie Gordon, Greg Wu


1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2011: Jackie Aguilar

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2019, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2020, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)

Members: Brett Hart, Bob Rivkin

Diversity Professionals: Vania Montero WitGreg Wu

Communications: Megan McCarthy