Renaissance Schaumburg, Chicago
OCTOBER 15-17TH, 2017

This event is co-located with

Renaissance Schaumburg, Chicago IL
October 15-17th, 2017

2017 CONNECT Steering Committee

Laurie Colasanti
Vice President, Human Resources

DHL Express Americas

Doug Harris
SVP, Human Resources

Clean Harbors

Maureen Doran-Houlihan
Vice President, Global Talent Development Learning & Development Solutions


Alastair Procter
Global Chief Human Resources Officer

IPG Mediabrands

Courtney Abraham
SVP, Talent Management

Adecco Group North America

Roberto Villalvazo
Global Head of Talent Management


Ray Stevens
Assistant Vice President, Talent Management

The Hanover Insurance Group

Fatime Doczi
VP Talent Management

Kindred Healthcare

Jane Pierce
VP Global Talent Assessment & Succession


Michael Lynch
Senior Vice President Clinician Recruitment and Retention

Davita Healthcare Partners

Victor Santillan
Vice President, Human Resources

Bodega Latina Corp. DBA El Super

Brenda Rebman
Chief Human Resources Officer

Univeristy of California, Davis

Vicki Kahaner
Vice President, Labor & Employee Relations

Northwell Health

Emma Jones
Global Head Leadership Hiring


Debbie Nix
Vice President, Human Resources & Risk Management

Covenant Care

Sid Ferrales
Chief Human Resources Officer


Amy Esser
SVP, Regional Director of Human Resources


Phillip Garza
Chief College and Diversity Officer

IDEA Public Schools

Margaret Luberda
Chief Human Resources Officer

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP

Rebecca Henry
Vice President, People Services

Allegiant Travel Company

Michael Walters
SVP, Human Resources

Genoa Healthcare

Carol Roy
SVP & Chief Human Resource Officer

Checkpoint Systems, Inc.

Aaron Sobel
VP Human Resources & Chief Human Resources Officer

Diamond Offshore Drilling

Jason Westenskow
Vice President of Human Resources

Zachry Corporation

Karen Beach
Chief Human Resources Officer


Greg Harper
Vice President – Human Resources, Safety, Health and Environmental Affairs

Northstar Aerospace, Inc

Iris Drayton-Spann, M.A., PHR, CDE, SHRM-CP
Vice President, Human Resources

Goodwill Industries International, Inc.

Otto Garcia
Vice President Human Resources

DG3 North America

Jeff Koopmeiners
Vice President of Human Resources


Maryanne Spatola
SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

Solix Inc.

Tracie Sponenberg
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

The Granite Group

Sonya Tolson
Vice President, Human Resoures

Kellen Company

Angie Batterson
Vice President, Global Human Resources


Kristina Birukova
Assistant Vice President, Human Resources

New York City Economic Development Corporation

Becca Boyd
Vice President and Director of Human Resources


Jen Edwards
Vice President of Human Resources

ADS Inc.

Shelley Garrity
Vice President of Human Resources


Sonya Bielecki
Human Resource Director

Weiss Envirotronics

Kris Clevenger
Vice President of Human Resources

Mindstream Interactive

Secret Holland
Director of Human Resources

Gas South, LLC

Robert Kalina
Vice President of Human Resources

Financial Accounting Foundation

Karen King
Vice President of Talent Management


Melanie Maddock
Vice President, Talent & Culture


Kevin Larabee
Vice President, Human Resources


Heather Savage
Vice President, Human Resources

Arkansas Federal Credit Union

Kimberly Barr
Vice President Human Resources

Legence Bank

Elizabeth Stahl
Vice President of People


Tara Wilburn
Vice President of Human Resources

Crown Brands, LLC

Terry Westfahl
Principal / Vice President of Human Resources


Teri Pedersen
Vice President, Human Resources and Payroll

Back in Black Inc.

Tanique Wright
Vice President of Human Resources

Professional Bull Riders, LLC