Melissa Kersey

Chief People Officer, McDonald’s USA

Melissa Kersey is the Chief People Officer for McDonald’s USA. As CPO, Melissa is leading the efforts in the U.S. to evolve our People practices to further accelerate growth and drive meaningful results for our employees, our business partners and the company. Prior to joining McDonald’s, Melissa was the SVP of Global People for Walmart, where she helped to modernize their People function and People practices. Melissa also spent more than 20 years in various roles and leadership positions in the retail and telecommunications industries.