Philadelphia CHRO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CHROs in the Philadelphia 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

Philadelphia CHRO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Natalie Abbott headshot

Natalie Abbott

Saint-Gobain CertainTeed Corporation
Vice President of Human Resources

Larry Kleinman headshot

Larry Kleinman

Highmark Health
EVP and CHRO

Kristie Pappal headshot

Kristie Pappal

Philadelphia Eagles
Vice President of Human Resources

Nancy Stefanowicz headshot

Nancy Stefanowicz

NFI
SVP, Human Resources

Members

Calvin U. Allen

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
EVP & Chief Human Resources Officer

Xavier Boza

Campbell Soup
Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer

Scott Carroll

Global Container Terminals
CHRO

Patti Cassidy

FIS
SVP & CHRO

Maryjo Charbonnier

Wolters Kluwer Health
CHRO

Jason Clifford

Honeywell
VP, Human Resources & Communications

Fran Coady

Day & Zimmermann
SVP, Human Resources

Lora Dikun

Giant Eagle
SVP Human Resources & Chief People Officer

Margaret Dinneny

Wawa, Inc.
Chief People Officer

Bob Donegan

Asplundh
Chief Human Resources Officer

Ed Elko

Boscov's
SVP, Human Resources

Michele Estep

OceanFirst Bank
EVP & Chief Administrative Officer

Troy Fee

AmeriGas
Vice President of Human Resources

Ted Fries

EnerSys
Vice President, Human Resources

Nicole Gasaway

Wakefern Food Corp
Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

Gerry Geckle

Universal Health Services, Inc.
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Chris Giangrasso

Arkema Inc.
SVP HR Communications and Site Services

Cameron Hicks

Teleflex
Vice President - Global Human Resources & Employee Communications

Margolit Hillsberg

Citadel
SVP & CHRO

John James

Vanguard
Managing Director, Chief Human Resources Officer

Christin Joyner

AAA Club Alliance
EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Susan Kelliher

The Chemours Co
Chief People Officer

Melanie Kennedy

American Water Works
SVP Human Resources

Roxanne Klein

Knoll
Senior Vice President Human Resources

Marcia Lyssy

BDP International
CHRO

Kyle Matthews

FMC
CHRO and Vice President, Human Resources

Brigette McInnis-Day

Google Cloud
VP HR

Sean McManus

DLL Group
SVP, Human Resources

Margorie Michele

Penn Medicine
CHRO

Carol Pandza

AmeriHealth Caritas
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Meghan Patton

Jefferson Health
SVP HR & Associate CHRO

Tony Rico

Goya Foods, Inc.
Director, Human Resources

Tyneeha Rivers

Greater Philadelphia YMCA
CHRO

Joy Roman

Toll Brothers
CHRO & SVP of HR

Russell Showers

Tower Health
SVP Chief Human Resources Officer

Carmen Twyman

GAF
VP, Labor & Employment

Peggy Verdi

Subaru of America
CHRO

Upcoming programs


November 30, 2020

2020 Philadelphia CHRO Executive Summit

Pennsylvania Convention Center

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

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May 2021

2021 Philadelphia CHRO Executive Summit

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

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