General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary
Noni Ellison is Carestream Dental’s General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary. As the leader of Carestream Dental’s legal and compliance teams, she manages legal and business professionals based in France, the United Kingdom, China and the United States. In addition, Noni oversees facilities, security and real estate worldwide.
Prior to joining Carestream Dental in 2017, Noni served as Associate General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary at Grainger, where she was responsible for leading the support on finance, treasury and governance issues globally.
Before Grainger, she held roles of increasing responsibility at Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc., often handling licensing and other intellectual property matters. She was a lead marketing attorney for Turner’s entertainment networks and managed the legal support for their music division. She also completed a long term assignment in Turner’s Hong Kong office, negotiating international joint venture and licensing deals.
In addition, Noni worked at Scripps Networks, Inc. and with two prominent national law firms. During this time, she handled a variety of distribution, finance, bankruptcy, corporate governance and business formation issues.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Howard University, magna cum laude. She earned her law degree and MBA from the University of Chicago.
Noni is an active community contributor and, in 2012, she received the Justice Benham Service to Community Award from the State Bar of Georgia. She currently serves on the Board of Visitors for the University of Chicago and the Atlanta Speech School; is on the Board of Directors for Goodwill of North Georgia; and is a member of the Rotary Club of Atlanta.