EVP/General Counsel, NBCUniversal
Seasoned barrister Harris joined NBCU’s top executive ranks this year after serving time both in the private and public sector. She served in the White House Counsel’s Office, most recently as Deputy Counsel and Deputy Assistant to the President, from 2010-12 and later as a partner at the law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell. Her new role brings new opportunities and challenges, including providing legal advice to NBCU senior management and supervising the Law Department, which handles legal matters for all the company’s business units. She also coordinates NBCU’s global regulatory and legislative agenda.