Christine Baranowski

Director, Advisory Board of Directors

Christine has over 20 years of HR leadership experience. She has worked across highly diverse industries spanning insurance, banking, property and casualty, wealth management, telecommunications, events management and retail. Christine currently serves as the Head of HR for Evanta, a Gartner company and is based in Portland, Oregon. Prior to Gartner, Christine served as the Senior Vice-President and Head of Human Resources for adidas North America where she had oversight of 18,000 employees and almost 200 HR professionals. Prior to adidas, she served as the 1st Global Chief HR Officer for Brown Advisory Investments, based in Baltimore, Maryland.

Christine spent the earlier part of her career as an Executive HR Business Partner and senior Talent Acquisition leader at USAA in San Antonio, Texas, as well as the Head of Corporate Talent Acquisition for MCIWorldcom, now Verizon. Christine holds a Bachelors in Business Administration from Western Michigan University where she majored in Human Resources, Economics and Psychology.