Colette is Vice President and Chief Trademark Counsel at 3M where she manages a global team of trademark paralegals and attorneys. Colette is currently leading the 3M Global COVID-19 Brand Protection Team. Prior to joining 3M in October of 2018 Colette was Legal Director – IP and Johnson Controls and led the JCI trademark function with responsibility for managing all trademark-related activities globally for the company and its worldwide affiliates. Before the Tyco merger with JCI in 2016, Colette led the trademark function at Tyco on a global basis and prior to that she was Assistant General Counsel at Walmart Stores. Colette started her legal career as a paralegal and then an attorney at Pattishall McAuliffe.