Kaiti Saunders (she/her/hers) is Vice President & Deputy General Counsel at Verizon where she leads a team responsible for developing and implementing regulatory strategy relating to broadband deployment, network transformation, and strategic transactions. Prior to joining Verizon, Kaiti was a litigator at Latham & Watkins in Washington, DC, and at Jenner & Block in Chicago, IL, with substantial trial experience in commercial litigation and intellectual property cases. Kaiti graduated from Johns Hopkins University, and received her J.D. from the University of Michigan, both with honors. She also serves on the boards of Appletree and The SportsBra Project, and is an appointed pro bono Guardian ad Litem in Washington, DC.