Damon Shelby Porter is a senior executive for McKesson; a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information solutions. His two decades of public policy experience in both the public and private sectors includes leadership roles at the international, federal and state levels. Most notably, he was senior adviser to Missouri Governor Jay Nixon on technology and innovation issues, director of public affairs for a Fortune 100 telecommunications company, and assistant attorney general for Missouri. He earned his juris doctor from The Catholic University of America and holds a bachelor of arts degree from Marymount University. He is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Global Responsible Leader with the Herbert Quandt BMW Foundation, Marshall Memorial Fellow of the German Marshall Fund, and admitted to bars of Missouri and the Supreme Court of the United States.