Michele L. Meixell


Vice President

Michele Meixell is the Head of External Affairs for AstraZeneca and oversees US media relations, crisis communications, corporate social media, and external executive communications. Michele joined AstraZeneca in 1999 and has served in a number of Corporate Communications and Brand Communications positions throughout her time with the organization. She also spent a year in US Communications at GSK in Philadelphia, leading communications for an oncology product.

Michele has a degree in Communication Management from Wilmington University and lives in North Wilmington with her husband Keith and son Ben. In her free time, she enjoys traveling,
exercising, and spending time with her family. She has been a volunteer with the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware since 2015 and over that time has worked on various events and serves on the Marketing Committee. Most recently, Michele was appointed to co-chair the first Wine, Women and Shoes event for the House