Assistant General Counsel, Nexteer
Kymberly serves as the Assistant General Counsel – Labor and Employment and Compliance Counsel for Nexteer Automotive, a multibillion-dollar global tier 1 auto supplier, responsible for managing labor and employment matters and serves as the director of compliance. In addition, Kymberly is leading Nexteer’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion efforts.
Kymberly has also served as Compliance Counsel for Ford Motor Company focusing on designing Ford’s Speak Up program and global training. In 2014, Kymberly held the position as Associate General Counsel for a global diversified manufacturer where she made great strides in the compliance industry, where she implemented a global ethics and compliance program within the company's packaging division in mid-2015, followed by its aerospace segment in 2016. Kymberly has served on panels of various compliance related industry forums where she shared best practices across divisions, and even international borders. Kym has traveled to India, China, Hong Kong and Vietnam integrating companies and ensuring corporate compliance. In 2016, Kymberly was selected as Crain’s Detroit General and In-House Counsel Rising Star for creating and implementing a division-level global compliance and ethics program and automating a compliance review process for global suppliers. Kymberly has also held positions as the EEO Staff Advisor for FCA and as an Associate in the labor and employment practice group at Clark Hill, PLC in Detroit, MI.
Kymberly holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.