Chicago / IL. (sl) Sara Lee Corporation announced that it has appointed Margaret M. Foran to executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective June 30. Foran (53) will have responsibility for the company´s worldwide legal activities. She will also lead Sara Lee´s Global Business Practices, risk management, internal audit and insurance activities, as well as environmental, safety and sustainability efforts. She will report to Brenda C. Barnes, chairman and chief executive officer, Sara Lee Corporation press release.