Global Conference 2010
Vice President, Legal and Corporate Affairs Group, and Director, Corporate Affairs, Intel Corp.; President, Intel Foundation
Shelly Esque is Vice President of the Legal and Corporate Affairs Group and Director of Corporate Affairs at Intel Corp. She also serves as President of the Intel Foundation. Esque oversees corporate social responsibility, education, media relations, government and community affairs programs with team members in more than 30 countries. She joined Intel in 1996 as manager of public affairs for the Arizona site and gradually became responsible for U.S. public affairs, and then worldwide public affairs as well as corporate social responsibility. After the Corporate Affairs Group was formed in 2006, Esque's responsibilities broadened to include Intel's worldwide education programs. As president of the Intel Foundation, the company′s primary philanthropic arm, she oversees programs that advance education and improve communities worldwide through national and local grants that help fuel innovation in classrooms and empower women and underserved youths. Esque received a bachelor's degree in communications from Arizona State University.