Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and General Counsel
Kurt Donnell joined YogaWorks in January of 2017 as Executive Vice President, Partnerships and General Counsel. His role consists of leading corporate development initiatives, including mergers, acquisitions and strategic partnerships, and overseeing all company legal and corporate governance matters. Prior to joining YogaWorks, Mr. Donnell led the corporate development, audience development and legal teams for SheKnows Media, a women-focused digital media company and Great Hill Partners portfolio company. While at SheKnows Media, Mr. Donnell oversaw the identification, assessment, negotiation and execution of several of the company’s acquisitions. Previously, Mr. Donnell was a corporate attorney with Jones Day, and Ballard Spahr LLP, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions and also practiced in the areas of corporate finance and real estate. Mr. Donnell earned his B.A. and master’s degree in accounting from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.