Kellie Sloan, director and chief of staff for the Office of the President, Global Development, serves as an extension of the president within Global Development and across the foundation on programmatic issues, critical partnerships, and execution of the division strategic objectives.
Prior to her current role, Kellie served as the director of operations for Global Development overseeing grants management, strategic and operational planning in support of the program strategies. Prior to joining the foundation in 2009, Kellie was the vice president of the International division of Starbucks Coffee Company leading the human resources function for Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Canada, and Asia Pacific. Kellie has also served as Director of Organization Development and held key HR roles with various technology and consulting firms.
Kellie studied behavioral science at University of Texas and University of Central Florida, is a graduate of Leadership Tomorrow and sits on the board of a local non-profit focusing on empowering women and girls as future leaders.