Above all, Charlene is driven to develop, connect and care for our people so they can live their best lives and do their best work. She brings this people-centered drive to everything she touches, from talent development and compensation to benefits, DEI and employee engagement.
As a member of our executive team, Charlene works directly with our CEO and firm leadership to make CannonDesign the best workplace in the industry. She views work as a verb, not a noun, and she focuses on creating an employee experience fueled by inclusion, work-life balance, well-being and flexibility. She is widely recognized for her ability to spark positive organizational change that brings out the best in every employee.
- Business growth and transformation through the lens of people
- Implementing and leading leadership development programs
- The connection between the employee experience and the client experience
- Helping shape our company’s strategies and commitments to DEI
- Being recognized with an HR Impact Award from Buffalo Business First