General Counsel, Bonduelle Americas
Monica Johnson serves as General Counsel for Bonduelle Fresh Americas and Bonduelle Americas Long Life. Ready Pac Foods, one of the Bonduelle consumer brands, manufactures a complete range of products featuring fresh produce and protein under the company’s Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts®, elevĀte™ and Fresh Picked™ brands. Offerings include fresh-cut salads, fruits, vegetables, snacking and fresh prepared meals, available where consumers buy groceries and in restaurant chains across North America. She has overall responsibility for the company's legal affairs and activities, including operational support, sales, marketing, R&D, corporate governance, risk management, government relations and corporate compliance. An accomplished attorney and executive, Monica has worked with both large and small companies to achieve their business goals. Monica has experience in a broad range of industries, including foodservice, retail, technology, manufacturing, and supply chain/logistics. Immediately prior to joining Bonduelle, she was Assistant General Counsel at Ventura Foods and also previously served as Senior Counsel at Western Digital.
Monica has also served in the administrations of three California governors. She currently serves as a board member and President elect of the Southern California chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel. She received her JD from Southwestern University School of Law and holds a BA with a double major in Rhetoric/Communications and Political Science from U.C. Davis.