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Morgan Flatley has a reputation for her strategic vision and building iconic brands. Combining her curiosity for consumer insights and passion for creativity, Morgan has built award-winning marketing campaigns responsible for driving connections with consumers and growth for multiple global brands.
As a member of the McDonald’s US Leadership Team, Morgan plays an integral role in advancing the company’s customer growth strategies. Since joining McDonald’s in May of 2017, Morgan built the capabilities and processes to put digital, data and insights at the heart of all marketing programs. In 2020, Morgan led McDonald’s to find their brand voice by unleashing world-class creatives, accelerating the power of social media and protecting big ideas. This approach led the record-breaking Famous Orders campaign that accelerated business momentum and landed McDonald’s #2 on Ad Age’s 2020 Marketers of the Year List.
Morgan has been recognized as #41 on Forbes’ World’s Most Influential CMOs List, one of Ad Week’s “30 Most Powerful Women in Sport,” named Chicago Advertising Federation’s “2016 Advertising Woman of the Year,” and was awarded Adweek’s 2015 Grand Brand Genius the publication’s most prestigious award.
Morgan is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School. She is a 2017 Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.
Morgan currently resides in Chicago with her husband and three children.