Olivene Makerson is a corporate attorney with over eight years of experience practicing law in-house. She has worked in the financial services industry with expertise in securities investigations, regulatory compliance and general corporate matters. Currently, she works in the technology industry as an associate corporate counsel for VMware, Inc., focusing on commercial transactions related to software licensing. She has volunteered with Junior League of Atlanta focusing on advocacy-based community initiatives such as generational poverty. She served as a volunteer for the Morningside-Lenox Park Association and continues to serve on various committees in her neighborhood. Olivene received her Bachelor of Arts degree from UNC-Chapel Hill and graduated from Stetson University College of Law. She resides in midtown with her husband and daughter.