Author Archives: Jessica Shumaker

Michael J. Keating

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PUBLIC COMPANY Vice President of Litigation and Arbitration (retired), Emerson As an attorney, Michael J. Keating stands out in his STEM-focused family. His father is a physicist, while his two brothers are both engineers. “I was the black sheep,” he ...

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Brian E. Anderson

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PUBLIC COMPANY Senior Vice President-Legal, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Belden Inc. Dual interests in business and the law led Brian E. Anderson down the path to becoming Belden’s chief legal officer. Anderson said he initially didn’t set out to ...

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Donovan Olliff

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PRIVATE COMPANY WITH ANNUAL REVENUES UP TO $500M Assistant General Counsel, HOK For Donovan Olliff, becoming a lawyer was one way to advance his career in an entirely different line of work: architecture. Olliff’s work today blends both fields as ...

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Wendy Knudsen

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PRIVATE COMPANY WITH ANNUAL REVENUES UP TO $500M Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary, Cequel III/TierPoint/StayLock Storage The information technology boom years of the 1990s ultimately lured Wendy Knudsen from an in-house job she enjoyed with the National ...

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Ryan Turnage

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PRIVATE COMPANY WITH ANNUAL REVENUES OVER $500M Litigation Counsel, Schnuck Markets Inc. Before Ryan Turnage joined Schnuck Markets Inc. as litigation counsel in 2016, he was already well-acquainted with the grocery chain. Today, he says that familiarity is one of ...

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