Joie Lê is Vice President and General Counsel at Benetech. Prior to joining Benetech, Joie was general counsel and head of IP for Samsung’s U.S. Research & Development Center, as well as its Media Center. Prior to joining Samsung, Joie was a senior-level attorney at various companies, ranging from large global enterprise to pre-IPO companies, including a tenure as general counsel of a pre-IPO that eventually went public. Born and raised in South Vietnam, Joie spent her formative years in Hongkong and Canada. She is a world traveler who has lived in many cities in Western Europe and Asia. Joie is committed to giving back to the community and is passionate about causes affecting children's well-being and educational opportunities. A graduate of Santa Clara University, Joie speaks 4 languages.