Anna Stevens has served as Vice President, Chief People Officer for HD Supply since January 2017. In her role as Chief People Officer, she oversees all of our human resources professionals across the organization and in multiple functional areas including benefits, recruiting, compensation, organizational development and learning, talent management, strategy, project management, mergers and acquisitions, human resources systems and technologies, payroll and community affairs. With nearly 20 years of experience in human resources management, Ms. Stevens has extensive expertise in communications and change management, human resources strategic planning, staffing, development and succession planning, coaching and performance management. She joined HD Supply in 2008, working in the areas of organizational development, learning and communications before being promoted to Vice President, HR Strategy, Marketing and Communications in 2012 and Vice President, HR Planning and Operations in 2014. Prior to joining HD Supply, Ms. Stevens served in various roles of increasing responsibility for AT&T, Inc. Preceding AT&T, Ms. Stevens held human resources management roles at Progressive, Inc., Bell South and Aerotek Inc. Ms. Stevens holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Lynchburg College and a master’s degree in organizational leadership from Gonzaga University.