Willie Bogan, JD
Willie Bogan served as Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of McKesson Corporation, a San Francisco-based healthcare services and information technology company, from July 2009 until his retirement in November 2015. He joined McKesson in November 2006 as Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. Before joining McKesson, Mr. Bogan held senior advisory positions at four other public companies in the San Francisco Bay Area – Bank of America, Safeway, Charles Schwab and Catellus Development Corporation. Prior to becoming in-house counsel, he was a partner at Steinberg, Miller, Bogan & Goldstein in Manhattan Beach, California.During his tenure as a business and securities attorney, Mr. Bogan was involved in a variety of substantial commercial transactions and was an advisor to directors and executive management in the boardroom. Through this, Mr. Bogan acquired significant business and financial experience, including in relation to lending, borrowing, hedging, capital deployment, financial results, mergers and acquisitions, risks and risk management. Regarding healthcare, he acquired significant insight into supply chain systems and activities, and into the nature, opportunities and challenges of healthcare technology businesses. Mr. Bogan also has extensive corporate governance experience. Mr. Bogan graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude from Dartmouth College, where he majored in Spanish. He earned an MA degree in Politics and Economics from Oxford University, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar, and a JD degree from Stanford Law School. While at Dartmouth, Mr. Bogan was an All-Ivy, All New-England, All-East and Academic-All American defensive back on the undefeated and nationally ranked 1970 football team and was drafted by the then Baltimore Colts. In addition, he was named a National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame scholar-athlete. In 1989, he was inducted into the Academic All-America Hall of Fame, an honor that recognizes former Academic All-Americans for career achievements.