Speaker Profile

Carla R. Michelotti
President, Carla Michelotti LLC

Carla Michelotti retired last year from the position of EVP and chief legal, government, corporate affairs officer of Leo Burnett Worldwide. She is recognized as one of the foremost authorities on advertising, marketing, and privacy legal and regulatory issues and was elected into the prestigious Advertising Hall of Fame last year. Ms. Michelotti is a VP of the IAA; vice-chair of the Marketing Committee of the USCIB/ICC; and sits on several industry and charitable boards, including ASRC, EASA, DePaul University, Illinois Bar Foundation, The Chicago Network, The House of Good Shepherd, and Chicago JA and Girl Scouts. She has received many honors, including the AAF Silver Medal and Barton Cummings Awards; Chicago Advertising Woman of the Year; and the Anti-Defamation League’s Women of Achievement Award. Carla has a B.A., a J.D. and an honorary doctorate from DePaul University.