Speaker Profile

Kathy Nelson
Associate General Counsel / Snap Inc.

Kathy Nelson is associate general counsel in Snap Inc.’s global commercial legal group, where she’s the lead legal advisor on all marketing initiatives, including structuring, negotiating, and drafting agreements for creative agencies, media buys, production agreements, intellectual property licenses, and other marketing and research service providers. She also advises on AR creator-focused programs, influencer programs, contests, sweepstakes, marketing claims, rights clearance, and disclosure issues.

Previously, Ms. Nelson was VP and associate general counsel at DirecTV, where she advised on matters related to sales, distribution, marketing, promotion, advertising, customer care, finance, and the operational aspects of digital satellite entertainment products and services.