Senior Corporate Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Sheryl Kinlaw, Senior Corporate Counsel and Assistant Secretary, joined Fallbrook in January 2017 after supporting Fallbrook as an outside counsel for the past two years. She reports directly to Sharon O’Leary, President and Chief Operating Officer. Sheryl has spent most of her 20-year legal career as senior in-house counsel, managing legal departments and advising executive management and the boards of directors with respect to securities, finance, M&A, governance, compliance and general corporate matters. She provides support for Fallbrook’s transactions in these areas, has primary responsibility for the Company’s stock program, and assists Fallbrook’s human resources and facilities departments on legal matters. In addition, Sheryl serves as Assistant Secretary for Fallbrook’s Board of Directors.
Sheryl’s previous in-house counsel experience includes serving as Senior Vice President and Counsel at Financial Industries Corporation (FIC), a publicly traded insurance and real estate holding company in the Austin, Texas area, and then Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs at THQ Inc., a publicly traded global software/videogame company. Prior to joining Fallbrook, Sheryl also held the position of Partner, Securities Practice Chair at Culhane Meadows PLLC.
Sheryl holds a B.A. in Economics & International Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and a J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law.