Michelle Kydd Lee is the Chief Innovation Officer for Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Prior to her current role, Kydd Lee was the longtime director of the Foundation for CAA, a talent and literary agency based in Los Angeles, with offices in New York, Nashville, St. Louis, London, and Beijing. Since 1995, the CAA Foundation has used the natural resources of the entertainment and sports community to create positive social change. In her role, Michelle serves as a consultant to clients, executives and corporations on their philanthropic and pro-social initiatives. Additionally, Michelle holds the title of Director of Culture at CAA, supervising several other divisions of the agency. Michelle has served on numerous charitable organization boards and currently sits on the board for Points of Light, Communities In Schools of Los Angeles, and the advisory boards for the MIT Media Lab, Ad Council, FEED and IDEO.org.
She is a member of the USC Marshall School of Business’ Society and Business Lab Senior Fellow and is a member of the 2009 class of Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute.