Houston CHRO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CHROs in the Houston 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

Houston CHRO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

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Bill Ennis

Academy Sports + Outdoors
SVP, CHRO

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Mayerland Harris

H.E.B. Grocery
Group Vice President of Talent

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Katy Theroux

Cornerstone Building Brands
CHRO

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Shibu Varghese

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Senior Vice President, People and Business Operations

Members

Linda Aldred

Texas Children's Hospital
SVP, CHRO

Vivek Arora

Mears, A Quanta Services Company
EVP & Chief Administrative Officer

Scott Ballard

Shell Oil Company
EVP Human Resources

Veronica Delgado

Universal Weather and Aviation
SVP, Global Human Resources & Administration

Wendy Entwistle

Loomis
EVP HR

Kim Evans

Midcoast Energy Resources
VP, Human Resources

Eric Fernette

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
VP & CHRO

Kelly Frazier

Fieldwood Energy
VP, HR & Admin.

Dane Friend

Baylor College of Medicine
VP & CHRO

Larry Fultz

Mattress Firm
Chief Human Capital Officer

Amy Gray

Stage Stores
CHRO

Melinda Guerra-Reeves

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Chief Volunteer and HR Officer

Carole Hackett

Houston Methodist
SVP, HR

Denise Halaska

LivaNova
Vice President, Human Resources

Margie Harris

Tellurian
SVP, CHRO

Geri House

Cardtronics
Chief Human Resources Officer

Deanna Jones

Baker Hughes
Chief Human Resources Officer

Tracy Josefovsky

Halliburton
VP Human Resources

Emily Kain

Stewart Title Company
CHRO

Lori Knowles

Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Elizabeth Lieb Shuler

Buc-ee's
Associate General Counsel and Director of Human Resources

Bonita Lockings, PHR

Greater Houston Partnership
SVP Human Resources

Carina Lovato Gillenwater

Southwestern Energy
VP, Human Resources

Kathleen McCutcheon

Tokio Marine HCC
SVP & CHRO

Vivian Mora

Houston Astros
VP, Human Resources

Emily Moyers

Sulzer Pumps
Head of HR USA & Regional VP RES AME

Jeremy O'Brien

Honeywell
VP HR - Honeywell Process Solutions

Tracy Pawlak

DXP Enterprises
VP, Human Resources

Phil Pirkle

United Supermarkets
EVP, Talent Mgmt.

Alvin Proctor

Kaneka
Vice President, Human Resources

Brady Pyle

NASA
Deputy Chief Human Capital Officer

Laura Ramey

TRC Companies, Inc.
SVP & CHRO

Omar Reid

Harris Health System
SVP, HR

Kim Riddle

Quanta Services
VP, Human Resources

Lanier Robertson

SABIC
Head of HR- Americas

Hilary Rota

Wood
VP, People & Organization – Downstream and Chemicals

Darren Ruhr

Precision Drilling
Chief Administrative Officer

Paula Sacks

ENGIE NA
SVP, CHRO, Communications & Sustainability Officer

Aaron Sobel

Diamond Offshore Drilling
VP, HR & CHRO

Kim Sullivan

Concentrix
Senior Vice President and Global Chief People Officer

Robert Sweetland

Aggreko
VP HR, North America

Tushar Trivedi

BP United States
VP, People - Digital & Technology

Rose Valenzuela

CAMAC International Corporation
SVP, Admin. & Corporate Affairs

Sally Vardy

Harris County Appraisal District
CHRO

Tara Wineinger

Exterran Corporation
CHRO

Jordan Zweig

ChampionX
SVP & CHRO

Lori von Heyking

Woodforest National Bank
EVP, CHRO

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

October 19, 2020

Houston CHRO Virtual Town Hall

Work-Life Integration — A Balancing Act

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

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November 19, 2020

Houston CHRO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

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

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December 10, 2020

Houston CHRO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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