Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, and General Counsel, Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Brett Pletcher joined Gilead in 2005 and now serves as General Counsel, leading a group that includes the government affairs and policy, public affairs, and legal organizations. Prior to his work at Gilead, he was a Partner at Gunderson Dettmer LLP. Brett also serves on the Advisory Board for the East Bay Community Law Center.
As of 2019, the Gilead workforce was 51% female and 35% non-White. In 2020, Gilead introduced a multi-year Advancing Black Leadership Strategy which includes representation goals, investment in a diverse talent pipeline, and resources to help managers mitigate bias. The company also has diverse sponsorship and mentoring programs, employee resource groups, and an annual pay equity review.
Joined LCLD 2021
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Leadership Summit (2021)
Member: Brett Pletcher
Diversity Professional: Keeley Wettan
Communications: Marni Kottle