Elisa D. Garcia C.
Elisa D. Garcia C. was named Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for Office Depot, Inc. in December 2013. In this role, Garcia is responsible for managing legal, regulatory, compliance and government affairs matters for the Company worldwide as well as the Loss Prevention function. Additionally, she serves as General Counsel and Secretary for the Company.
Previously, Garcia served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary for Office Depot. Prior to joining Office Depot, she was Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary for Domino’s Pizza, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Earlier in her career, she served as Latin American Regional Counsel for Philip Morris International and Corporate Counsel for GAF Corporation. Garcia began her legal career as a corporate associate with Willkie, Farr & Gallagher in New York.
Garcia is a graduate of the St. John’s University School of Law, and also received a joint BA/MS in Political Science and Management and Policy Sciences from W. Averell Harriman College, State University of New York at Stony Brook. She serves on the Boards of the America Arbitration Association, the Association of Corporate Counsel, the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession, the Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce and as an Advisory Board member for the Corporate Pro Bono Institute. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.