Whitney M. Laughlin, Corporate Secretary and Chief Legal Officer

Whitney Laughlin

Whitney M. Laughlin serves as the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary for AMN Healthcare, overseeing the legal, corporate governance, privacy and compliance, equity compensation strategy, government and community affairs functions of the company.

Ms. Laughlin joined AMN Healthcare in 2006 and was named Deputy General Counsel in 2011. She holds leadership responsibilities within the legal department’s corporate, employment, litigation and contract divisional legal support functions and provides strategic and operational oversight for the Ethics and Compliance programs.

Prior to joining AMN Healthcare, Ms. Laughlin was a partner at Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard and Smith where she had an employment litigation practice, primarily serving healthcare and staffing industry clients. She received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, both from Southern Methodist University.

Ms. Laughlin is a licensed attorney in California and Texas. She currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of SafeHaven of Tarrant County and on the Board of International Esperanza Project.

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