At the 38th Annual Salute Luncheon, the YWCA-NYC introduces the leading ladies of business: the Academy of Women Leaders Class of 2011. We congratulate Michele M. Campanella on this recognition, and look forward to honoring her on October 28!
Michele Campanella is director of Corporate Security for Consolidated Edison, where she oversees all corporate security activities for the company. She joined the company in 2008.
Ms. Campanella is an active member in the Security Committees for both the American Gas Association and the Edison Electric Institute. She is also an active member of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Joint Terrorism Task Force Private Sector Advisory Council.
Prior to her position at Con Edison, Ms. Campanella was a Special Agent of the FBI for 28 years. Among other duties, she served as the Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC) in the Washington Field Office, a position that included oversight of the Security Branch. As the ASAC, she was responsible for the protection of the Attorney General of the United States and the Director of the FBI; the physical security of the properties within the Washington Field Office Territory; and investigative services related to personnel security, including polygraphs, background investigations, and clearances.
Ms. Campanella earned a Juris Doctor from New York Law School and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Clarkson University.