Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, Darden Restaurants, Inc.
Matt Broad joined Darden in 2015 with 30 years of extensive experience in business and corporate law. He was previously a consultant with Axiom and General Counsel for OfficeMax. Darden promotes diversity and inclusion through its outreach efforts, including the Darden Restaurants Point Scholarship, which provides financial assistance and leadership training to LGBT merit students.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Learning Experience (2015)
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2014)
2022: Timothy Haughee; 2021: ThuyVu Ward, Clintina Watts; 2020: Bona Kim, Tracey Grinestaff; 2019: Lyndon Carter, Nicole Adolphus; 2017: Lisa Elliott, Jill Easton; 2016: Tonya Wilkes Moore; 2015: Sandra Carbone; 2014: Dawn Renee Rodda; 2013: Bruce Brown, Seth N. Rivera
2022: Chenicqua Williams
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2022: Daphna Jimenez; 2015: Marlana J. Kulig; 2014: Kerece A. Grant; 2013: Kayla Barnett; 2012: Andrew Manie
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2021, 2020
Annual Meeting (2014)
Member: Matt Broad
Diversity Professional: Claudia Baker
Communications: Ron DeFeo