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As director, corporate counsel to Starbucks Coffee Company, I provide labor and employment law advice to our retail business and corporate functions, direct investigations and manage litigation.  I have also advise the government affairs, public policy and global responsibility teams, and I direct a team of analytics and project manager professionals responsible for OFCCP compliance and providing data insights to executives.  Prior to joining Starbucks, I served as Associate General Counsel to Fortune 250 company Progress Energy, and Assistant General Counsel to Snohomish County Public Utility District. 

Whether mountain climbing, running or project completion -- goal driven.
Favored quotes:  
"The unexamined life is not worth living." -- Socrates
"We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them." -- Albert Einstein
"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered." -- Nelson Mandela

Director, Corporate Counsel
Starbucks Coffee Company
2401 Utah Avenue South, Suite 800
P.O. Box 34067
Seattle, WA 98124

Fellow Year


Areas of Practice

Federal Government
Labor & Employment Law
State & Local Government



Law School

Boston College Law School

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