Speaker Profile

Shannon Watkins
Chief Brand and Marketing Officer / Aflac Inc.

Shannon Watkins is the Chief Brand and Marketing Officer at Aflac, where she’s responsible for driving and leading all aspects of brand strategy, advertising, media, experiential marketing, creative services, and event production. She also served as a board advisor for the ANA’s Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing (AIMM).

Previously, Ms. Watkins served in various brand and management capacities at companies including The Coca-Cola Company, Kraft Foods, Conagra Foods, and Procter & Gamble. 

Ms. Watkins holds a bachelor’s from Fisk University and earned an M.B.A. from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.