Seattle CHRO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CHROs in the Seattle 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

Seattle CHRO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Mindy Geisser

Savers
Chief People Services Officer

Raquel Karls

REI
SVP, Human Resources

Members

Susan Bruechner

The Standard
VP & CHRO

Rose Capistran

Zones
VP, Global Human Resources

Jessica Carl

Mercy Corps
VP of People

April Castañeda

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chief Human Resources Officer

Michelle Clements

Seattle University
VP, Human Resources

Kimberly Collier

Puget Sound Energy
Director, Human Resources

Robyn Corr

Nintendo of America
SVP, Human Resources

Michael Cox

The Boeing Co
VP, Global Head of Talent & Corporate HR

Michaela Doelman

Washington Employment Security Department
CHRO

Katie Gerard

Port Of Seattle
Senior Director, Human Resources

Nicole Grogan

Intellectual Ventures
Chief People Officer

Darci Hall

Providence
VP & Chief Learning Officer

Mark Holubar

Idaho National Laboratory
Director, HR & Diversity

Bobby Humes

City of Seattle
Director, Human Resources Department

Lucy Hur

Slalom
Chief People Officer

Keagan Kerr

Vestas
VP, People and Culture

Lisa King

Washington Federal
SVP & Chief People Officer

Jennifer Larson

SanMar
Chief People Officer

David Lawson

Columbia Bank
EVP & CHRO

Monique Little

First Tech Federal Credit Union
Chief People and Administrative Officer

Jonathan Maltos

Big Fish Games
VP, HR

Denise Merle

Weyerhaeuser
SVP & Chief Administration Officer

Anne Mersereau

Portland General Electric
VP HR, Diversity & Inclusion

Marie-Claude Milot

Darigold
Head of People, Culture and Engagement

Aaron Morin

HomeStreet Bank
SVP, HR Director

Kari Moyes

Clearwater Paper
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Tim Mulligan

Vulcan
CHRO

Sheila Murty

Tillamook
EVP, People and Culture

Franklin Plaistowe

State of Washington
Assistant Director, Human Resources

Melinda Rogers

NW Natural
Vice President, Chief Human Resources and Diversity Officer

Michelle Rose

Columbia Distributing
Senior Vice President of Human Resources

Corey Routh

New Seasons Market
VP, HR

Sharon Royne

CHI Franciscan Health
SVP, Human Resources

Lori Sabet

BMGI
CHRO

Andy Schneider

Alaska Airlines
VP, People

Kathy Shingleton

Virginia Mason Medical Center
VP, HR

Natalie Swistak

Columbia Hospitality
VP, People & Culture

Mary Lou True

Moda Health
VP, Human Resources

Ana White

F5 Networks
EVP & Chief People Officer

Kelly Wolf

Zulily.com
VP, People

Joan Wright

Tommy Bahama
SVP of HR and Corporate Operations

Michele Yetman

Salesforce
Executive Vice President, Employee Success

Melody Zhang

Ste Michelle Wine Estates
Chief Human Resources Officer, SVP HR

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

June 23, 2021

Seattle CHRO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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September 23, 2021

Seattle CHRO Virtual Town Hall

Innovation Through Disruption — A Blueprint for Change

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

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December 8, 2021

Seattle CHRO Virtual Town Hall

Seattle CHRO Virtual Town Hall

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

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