Kelly McMahon is Vice President and Corporate Counsel for the Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA). She has been with the MPAA since 2007 and in 2017 assumed the role as counsel to the Classification and Rating Administration (CARA) and the Advertising Administration at the MPAA. CARA’s rating board issues ratings for motion pictures exhibited and distributed in the U.S. with the objective of providing information to parents to aid them in determining the suitability of individual motion pictures for viewing by their children. One of the primary goals of the Advertising Administration is to ensure the suitability of motion picture advertising for its intended audience.
Kelly is a graduate of UCLA School of Law.