Charlotte CHRO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CHROs in the Charlotte community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CHROs today.

  1. Leading through a new employee experience
  2. Redesigning HR strategies, structures, and service delivery models
  3. Modernizing mental health and well-being programs in a new era of work

Charlotte CHRO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Charlotte CHRO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CHROs, for CHROs.

Co-Chairs

Cheryl Black headshot

Cheryl Black

Sunbelt Rentals
SVP HR

Rebecca Sinclair headshot

Rebecca Sinclair

American Tire Distributors
Chief People and Communications Officer

Lisa Yankie headshot

Lisa Yankie

Dentsply Sirona
SVP, Chief HR Officer and Communications

Members

Melissa Anderson

Duke Energy
EVP, Administration & CHRO

Marcia Avedon

Ingersoll Rand
SVP, Human Resources, Communications & Corporate Affairs

Lilicia Bailey

Wake Forest Baptist Health
SVP, Chief People Officer

Julie Barr

Rack Room Shoes
Human Resources Director

Beth Bledsoe

MSC Industrial Supply Co
Chief People Officer

Rhonda Brandon

Duke Health
SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer

Carmen Canales

Novant Health
SVP & Chief Human Resources Officer

Tim Craven

JELD-WEN
EVP, Human Resources

Michele Deuterman

ITG Brands
SVP, Human Resources

Jim Dunn

Atrium Health
Chief Human Resources Officer

Craig Haydamack

Milliken
SVP, Human Resources

Kevin Henry

Extended Stay America
EVP & CHRO

Arturo Hernandez

Mann+Hummel
VP, Human Resources, Americas

Vonda Huss

Brighthouse Financial
EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Linda Johnson

Food Lion
SVP, Human Resources

Bill Kane

Husqvarna
Vice President – People & Organization

Rick Ledsinger

Continental Automotive
VP, Human Resources

DeeAnne Marlow

Albemarle
CHRO

Robyn Mingle

CommScope
SVP & CHRO

Jill Olmstead

LendingTree
CHRO

Kelli Price

Premier
SVP, People

Jon Rickers

EnPro Industries
SVP, Human Resources

Leslie Riggs

Belk
SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Felicia Robinson

Family Dollar
VP, Human Resources

Gary Stinnett

UNC Charlotte
Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

Gregory Tinnell

Schaeffler
Senior VP, Human Resources

Tracy White

Meduit
Sr VP HR/CHRO

Tausha White

SPX Corporation
VP, CHRO

Upcoming programs


October 14, 2020

2020 Charlotte CHRO Executive Summit

The Westin Charlotte

Walk away from this peer-led, one-day program with new connections and actionable insights.

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April 2021

2021 Charlotte CHRO Inner Circle

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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