Jan Robey Alonzo

Alonzo, Jan RobeyJan Robey Alonzo is the President and Diversity Committee Chair for the St. Louis Chapter of the ACC, the bar association for in-house counsel. Earlier this year Jan received the organization’s highest honor, the William Jaudes award, in recognition of her outstanding service to the Association of Corporate Counsel. She is also Senior Vice President and General Counsel for UniGroup Inc., the parent company of United Van Lines, Mayflower Transit and other transportation-related companies. Prior to joining UniGroup, Jan served as vice chairwoman of Thompson Coburn LLP’s banking and finance group in St. Louis and spent more than 20 years with the firm. While at the firm, she also served as Chair of the Employment Committee and Associate Compensation Committee and as a member of the Technology Committee.

Jan received her MBA in Business from Washington University’s Olin Business School in 2009 and her Juris Doctor, cum laude, in 1982, from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law. She received her BSEd, magna cum laude, in High School Education from the University of Missouri in 1977.

In 2006, Jan was recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal on its annual list of the Most Influential Business Women, in 2007 the Move Rescue program managed by Jan’s department won the Missouri Bar Pro Bono Award and in 2011 she received the Women’s Justice Award from Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Jan serves on the Board of Directors of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri