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Lisa Winston Hicks, J.D.

Chairman of the Board, MV Transportation Former Associate Counsel to the President, The White House

An accomplished lawyer in practice for more than 25 years, Lisa Winston Hicks has held a number of leadership roles in corporations, private practice, and the federal government. Ms. Hicks serves as the chairman of the board at MV Transportation and previously served as MV Transportation’s executive vice president & general counsel. Ms. Hicks also serves on the board of First Energy Corp. (FE: NYSE) and is a member of First Energy’s Special Litigation Committee. Prior to MV Transportation, Ms. Hicks served as senior vice president, associate general counsel and secretary at Energy Future Holdings; shareholder, Winstead Sechrest & Minick; associate counsel to the president of the United States; counsel to the deputy attorney general of the United States; acting chief of staff for the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice; and associate at Cooley Godward Castro Huddleson & Tatum.


Ms. Hicks received her law degree cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1992 and earned her undergraduate degree with honors from Stanford University in 1988.