Cynthia Patton

Cynthia M. Patton

Director since
2021

Committees

Audit Committee

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Cynthia M. Patton is currently General Counsel at Verily Life Sciences, a research organization subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., where she oversees the privacy, legal and governmental affairs functions of the company. Prior to Verily, she served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at Amgen Inc. from 2012 to 2020, after serving as VP in Amgen’s law department responsible for commercial legal activities in the US and lead commercial lawyer for both the oncology and inflammation business units. Prior to Amgen, she served as General Counsel of SCAN Health Plan, a California Health Maintenance Organization. Ms. Patton previously served as Chair of the Amgen Foundation and is a board member for the Ethics and Compliance Initiative, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Music Center, Vassar College, Wildwood School, and the National Association for Law Placement Foundation. Ms. Patton received her undergraduate degree from Vassar College and her JD from George Washington University Law School.