Angela Hilt

Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

Angela Hilt is executive vice president and chief legal officer of The Clorox Company.

In this role, which she assumed in October 2022, Hilt oversees worldwide legal, ethics and compliance; corporate secretary; government affairs; crisis management; enterprise risk management and insurance; and chairs the company’s Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Steering Committee. She was named senior vice president and chief legal officer in December 2020.

Since joining the company in 2005, Hilt has held various positions of increasing responsibility. Most recently, she served as vice president, corporate secretary and deputy general counsel, with responsibility for legal support of mergers and acquisitions, securities law and corporate finance as well as for corporate governance and the company’s stockholder engagement program. Her prior roles included overseeing legal matters for the company’s International, Specialty and Cleaning divisions.  

Previously, Hilt practiced corporate law at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP in San Francisco.

Hilt currently serves on the board of counselors of Equal Justice Works. She is also a past president of the Northern California Chapter of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and served on the board of directors of the Society for Corporate Governance.  

Hilt holds a law degree from the University of Michigan Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University.