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. Planning for and shaping the future of work
  2. Becoming the board's leader of human capital
  3. Transforming HR structure and strategy

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

Sunbelt Rentals
SVP HR

Craig Haydamack

Milliken & Company
SVP, Human Resources

Kristin Oliver

Hanesbrands
SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Leslie Riggs

Belk
EVP, CHRO

Rebecca Sinclair

American Tire Distributors
Chief People and Communications Officer

Lisa Yankie

Dentsply Sirona
SVP, Chief HR Officer and Communications

Members

Marcia Avedon

Trane Technologies
SVP, Human Resources, Communications & Corporate Affairs

Julie Barr

Rack Room Shoes
Human Resources Director

Beth Bledsoe

MSC Industrial
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

Rhonda Curry

Gateway Health
CHRO

Michele Deuterman

ITG Brands
SVP, Human Resources

Justin Foster

De Lage Landen
Chief Diversity Officer

Zaira Goodman

CRVA
Chief Human Resource Officer

Vanessa Higgins

Driven Brands
SVP & Chief People Officer

Vonda Huss

Brighthouse Financial
EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Linda Johnson

Food Lion LLC
SVP, Human Resources

Rick Ledsinger

Continental Automotive
VP, Human Resources

Janice Little

Lowe's Companies
EVP, Human Resources

Joseph Machicote

Premier
Chief Diversity Officer

DeeAnne Marlow

Albemarle
CHRO

Robyn Mingle

CommScope
SVP & CHRO

Jill Olmstead

LendingTree
CHRO

Kelli Price

Premier
SVP, People

Felicia Robinson

Family Dollar
VP, Human Resources

Paul Rumsey

Atrium Health
Senior VP, Human Resources

Kisha Smith

Carolina Panthers
VP, Human Resources

Karen Smith

AVX Corporation
Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources

Gary Stinnett

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

Gregory Tinnell

Schaeffler Group Americas
SVP, Human Resources

Tracy White

Meduit
SVP, HR and CHRO

Tausha White

SPX
VP, CHRO

Terri Zandhuis

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Chief People Officer

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

March 9, 2021

Charlotte CHRO Virtual Town Hall

Dynamically Closing the Skill Gap

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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June, 2021

Charlotte CHRO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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