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B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Senior Vice President, Tax & Treasury
Activision Blizzard, Inc.
3100 Ocean Park Boulevard
Santa Monica, California 90405
California CPA (inactive); Los Angeles Chapter of TEI
Previously Chief Tax Officer of Delphi Automotive, Live Nation Entertainment and Ticketmaster Entertainment.
Activision Blizzard, Inc., a member of the S&P 500, is the world’s most successful standalone interactive entertainment company. We delight nearly 500 million monthly active users around the world through franchises including Activision’s Call of Duty®, Destiny and Skylanders®, Blizzard Entertainment’s World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™, Diablo®, StarCraft®, and Heroes of the Storm®, and King’s Candy Crush™, Pet Rescue™ and Farm Heroes™. The company is one of the Fortune “100 Best Companies To Work For®.” Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Blizzard has operations throughout the world, and its games are played in 196 countries.