Denise Devereaux is Vice President of Organization & Human Resources for the United States. She joined LafargeHolcim in August 2016 and is responsible for all human resources strategies and programs supporting the company’s US cement and ACM businesses.
Prior to joining LafargeHolcim, Ms. Devereaux served as Vice President, Global Human Resources at Mercury Marine, which is headquartered in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Mercury Marine, the largest division of Brunswick Corporation, is the world’s leading manufacturer of recreational marine propulsion systems.
During her 16 years with Brunswick Corporation, Ms. Devereaux served in roles with progressive responsibility such as; Vice President, Human Resources for Brunswick US Marine and Outboard Boat Group, Director of Human Resources for Corporate Headquarters, and Director of Human Resources for Bowling and Billiards. Prior to joining Brunswick, Ms. Devereaux held human resources positions of increasing responsibility at several public companies.
Ms. Devereaux has a Bachelor degree in marketing from Michigan State University and has held a Professional in Human Resources Certification since 2003. She recently served as the Vice President of the Governance Board of the Fond du Lac School District STEM Academy & Institute, and as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Agnesian Healthcare.
Denise regularly speaks at conferences and education sessions such as the Wisconsin Sustainability Council.