Preet H. Michelson
Ms. Michelson joined the board in June 2022. She has served as Chief People Officer at AHEAD, a leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions, since March 2022. Prior, she was with United Airlines, where she served as Managing Director of Human Resources, for three years. In this role, she supported more than 35,000 union and M&A employees worldwide. Before joining the airline, Ms. Michelson served five years in increasingly senior HR leadership positions at Molson Coors.
Her career includes several years at Beam Suntory and PepsiCo, where she held leadership roles in a wide range of strategy and finance disciplines. Ms. Michelson was with Beam Global Spirits & Wine from 2010 to 2012, where she ultimately served as Director of Marketing Strategy. From 2005 to 2009, she was Senior Manager of Strategy for the Tropicana Beverages division of PepsiCo, following five years as Director of Strategy, Planning & Analysis for the Chicago Tribune Company. From 1999 to 2000, she worked for Ernst & Young as a manager in its Mergers and Acquisitions practice group.