HANOVER, PA. – Theresa Robbins Shea has been appointed Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Utz Brands, Inc.
She joins the company from hardware wholesaler True Value Co., LLC, where she was Assistant General Counsel, Labor and Employment. While working at True Value, she was an executive sponsor for the Inclusion and Diversity Foundation and the True Value Foundation. She also led the company’s internal COVID crisis team. Prior to that, she was Senior Counsel at United Airlines, Inc. and Associate at Seyfarth Shaw in Chicago.
She holds a BA in English and a Law degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaigne and a Certificate in Executive Management from the University of Notre Dame.
In her new role, Ms. Shea will lead the Utz legal team and be part of the executive team, reporting directly to Dylan Lissette, President and CEO.
âAs a new public company, we continue to strengthen our leadership team to provide legal and strategic support to help guide the business forward,â said Mr. Lissette. âWe are very pleased to have a legal professional of Theresa’s caliber joining the Utz team. Theresa brings a broad and broad pool of legal and compliance knowledge and will play a critical role in helping Utz generate long-term shareholder value. “