General Counsel, PolyOne Corp
Chapter Board - Cleveland
Lisa Kunkle is Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for PolyOne Corporation, an NYSE-listed company headquartered just outside of Cleveland, Ohio. Before joining PolyOne in 2007, she was a partner with Jones Day, where she specialized in the areas of corporate and securities law and advised on various compensation and governance matters. Lisa served as a law clerk in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, before joining Jones Day in 1995. Lisa is experienced in merger and acquisition transactions and has provided counsel on executive and director compensation programs, takeover preparedness, corporate governance, corporate compliance issues and more. She serves on the Board of Trustees for Youth Challenge and Positive Coaching Alliance. She attended the Executive Education Program at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, in the Fall of 2011. She holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Toledo, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Moot Court Board. She also served as an Editor of the Law Review. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Miami University, where she graduated with honors. She is married to Bob Kunkle, and has two children, Casey (age 15) and Louie (age 13).