Michelle Kley

Michelle Kley, Chief Legal Officer

With decades of extensive technology experience and in high-growth, capital-intensive markets, Michelle Kley joins Volta as Chief Legal Officer. Recently, Michelle served as Virgin Galactic’s Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel and Secretary where she led all legal and compliance matters for the first publicly traded commercial human spaceflight company. She covered NYSE and SEC regulatory compliance, corporate governance, intellectual property, labor and employment matters, and litigation among a score of other high-level matters. Prior to that, Michelle was Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Compliance Officer and Secretary of space technology company Maxar Technology Inc. After receiving her J.D. degree from the University of California Berkeley Law School and B.A. in Psychology from Sonoma State University, Michelle worked as an associate for law firms Morrison & Foerster LLP and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.