Michele Parmelee is the Global Chief People and Purpose Officer. In this role, she leads talent, brand, and communications, connecting a broad portfolio of programs that enhance our global brand, reputation, and talent experience in support of our global strategy. She leads our purpose agenda by driving our commitment to living our shared values; enhancing global diversity and inclusion efforts; and achieving our WorldClass ambition to impact 50 million futures and build a more sustainable world.
In addition, Michele leads the Office of the Deloitte Global CEO and Deloitte Global Programs. She is a member of the Deloitte Global Executive Committee. Michele is a principal of Deloitte in the United States. She has 20 years of consulting experience at Deloitte working with Financial Services clients in the areas of strategy and operations.
Her client service focus was within the banking, payments, insurance, and real estate sectors. Prior to joining Deloitte Global in June 2015, Michele was the secretary of the board of directors in the United States and led the Office of the Chairman in the US.
Michele has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA magna cum laude with honors from Brown University. She enjoys travel; reading non-fiction and historical fiction; aerobics; and New Orleans food, sports, and culture.