Julia A. Simon is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, and Assistant Secretary for Mary Kay Inc. She is responsible for the team of lawyers, paralegals and support staff handling legal issues for the company’s operations in more than 35 markets around the globe. In addition, Ms. Simon is the Senior Privacy Officer for Mary Kay Inc. In this role Ms. Simon is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s Global Privacy Compliance Program. Prior to joining Mary Kay, Ms. Simon was a partner at Locke Liddell & Sapp in Dallas. She is an active member of various legal associations, has been recognized multiple times by Texas Monthly and Law & Politics as a Rising Star in their Super Lawyers Texas Rising Star Edition, was also featured as one of Texas’ top in-house lawyers by Texas Lawyer, and received the Texas General Counsel Forum 2009 Magna Stella award for Diversity. Ms. Simon is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University and The University of Texas School of Law.