Ms. Andrean Horton is the former Chief Legal Officer of Myers Industries. In this role, she partnered with C-Suite executives and senior leadership to assess, recommended and took legal action for business transactions, compliance initiatives and progressive legal plans. Andrean also served as Interim President & Chief Executive Officer of the company during 2019 and 2020. Andrean was serving in the position of Interim President & Chief Executive Officer at the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. She was responsible for determining both the company’s initial response to the outbreak, along with determining the company’s path forward, including but not limited to, plant and office continuing operations, safety protocols, and communications plans for internal and external constituents. Upon her return to her role as Chief Legal Officer, Andrean continued to lead the company’s response efforts, such as return to work protocols and its approach to vaccination guidance. Prior to joining Myers Industries, Andrean was the Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Secretary of A. Schulman, Inc. She has also worked at the Bartech Group and YRC Worldwide. Andrean started her legal career as an associate at Calfee, Halter, & Griswold LLP. She received a BA in Political Science from the University of Michigan, and holds a JD from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Andrean is on the Board of Directors for the Ohio Bar Liability Insurance Company, a for profit subsidiary of the Ohio State Bar Association, providing professional liability insurance to attorneys throughout the state, and DANCECleveland, a non-profit organization that curates dance programs to bring world-renowned dance companies to Northeast Ohio.
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