Dean’s Roundtable with Yvette McGee Brown, Jones Day’s Partner-in-Charge for Diversity
January 24, 2019
“Yvette McGee Brown’s life is a testament to her success, passion, and enthusiasm for her career. She is an incredible leader and advocate for diversity initiatives. Currently, Yvette is a Partner at Jones Day and serves as Jones Day’s Partner-in-Charge for Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement. Yvette brings a holistic perspective as she has served 11 years as a jurist and is highlighted by her service as a Justice on the Ohio Supreme Court. Prior to her judicial service, Yvette was an executive at Nationwide Children’s Hospital for eight years. She also served as a corporate director for two public companies — M/I Homes and Glimcher Realty Trust — and is a director for Motorist Mutual Insurance Company. As someone who has had the pleasure to speak with Yvette during an intimate lunch conference, she brings a wealth of advice, experience, and knowledge to the conversation. Her personal connection is infectious, and she is a woman who truly welcomes life and work with a positive attitude.”- Rhianna Wardian, ’21.