Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel – North America
Djenne Clayton joined National Express, LLC in 2015. National Express LLC (NELLC) is the North American subsidiary of National Express Group, PLC, a premier transportation firm in the United Kingdom. NELLC provides school bus services in the United States and Canada to over 1.2 million students on a daily basis, and transit services to more than 20 million passengers annually. Djenne manages contracts and corporate governance matters for NELLC and oversees due diligence related to mergers and acquisitions. Djenne also supports the organization’s Global General Counsel by providing general oversight of the operations of the North American Legal Department. Prior to joining NELLC, Djenne served as Deputy General Counsel for the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, which owns the McCormick Place® convention center and Navy Pier® entertainment complex in Chicago, Illinois. She earned her B.A. and J.D. from Northwestern University and serves on the Board of the South East Chicago Commission and Cabrini Green Legal Aid.