DENVER--CH2M announced the appointment of Shelie Gustafson, 51, to the position of chief human resources officer to lead the company’s global human resources organization. CH2M employs approximately 25,000 employees in 50+ countries.
CH2M Chairman and CEO Jacqueline Hinman said, “This role is critical to the future success of our company as we look for ways to attract, develop and retain the best employees, while building a globally diverse, inclusive organization. Shelie brings tremendous experience to this role along with strong knowledge of our company, our culture and the clients we serve.”
Gustafson joined CH2M in 2007 as human resources director for the operations and maintenance business group. In 2009, Gustafson was appointed vice president, global human resources delivery overseeing human resources in CH2M’s domestic and international regions, including North and South America, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, India and Europe. During her tenure at CH2M, she successfully led the human resources team in the integration of several acquisitions.
Gustafson holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Regis University and a master’s degree in communications from the University of Colorado. She is accredited as a senior professional in human resources (SPHR) and global professional in human resources (GPHR) from the Human Resources Certification Institute.
CH2M is the leading professional services firm delivering sustainable solutions to clients working on the world’s most complex challenges. CH2Mers make a positive difference providing consulting, design, engineering and management solutions for vital infrastructure and resources serving diverse public- and private-sector clients. With more than $5.4 billion in revenue, the firm operates from offices in 50 countries across five business segments: water; environmental and nuclear; transportation; oil, gas and chemical; and industrial and urban environments, including global events such as the 2012 London Olympics. CH2M ranks among Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies; number-one in environmental consulting and program management by Engineering News-Record; and among sustainability leaders by independent analyst Verdantix. CH2M in 2016 was selected to receive the World Environmental Center’s Gold Medal Award, and in 2015, received the Stockholm International Water Institute’s highest Industry Water Award for pioneering water conservation and reuse technologies. To learn more about the CH2M difference, connect with the firm at www.ch2m.com; linkedin.com/company/ch2m; twitter.com/ch2m; facebook.com/ch2mhill; and search for jobs at ch2m.com/careers.