Walmart Appoints Donna Morris as Chief People Officer
BENTONVILLE, AR - New executives get the tongues a-wagging here at AndNowUKnow, especially when these execs are moving and shaking at retail giants like Walmart. Donna Morris was recently tapped as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer. In this new role, she will be responsible for retaining and developing talent.
According to a posting on the retailer’s website, Morris brings nearly twenty years of leadership experience to the table. She has an extensive background in delivering people solutions, developing and managing teams, and helping build a high-performance culture that promotes diversity and inclusion.
“Excited to welcome Donna Morris to the team as our new Chief People Officer,” President and CEO Doug McMillon wrote to news source Pulse 2.0. “Her passion for people and two decades of leadership experience will be invaluable as we all work together to deliver for customers and create opportunities for our associates.”
Morris previously worked for Adobe, where she led all of the company’s Human Resources, real estate, and security operations. During her tenure there, she implemented several family-friendly initiatives, including expanding the family leave policy and simplifying standard HR processes.
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