As Chief Human Resources Officer for Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Carrie David has a penchant for recognizing and developing talent. Tasked with leading all aspects of the human resources team, developing an exceptional organizational culture and providing tools, training, and career development for associates around the globe, Carrie relies on her industry knowledge, intuition and business savvy. With more than 20 years of experience, Carrie has proven to be an agile leader who has repeatedly demonstrated the ability to galvanize teams across many industries including healthcare, professional services, retail, and hospitality. Prior to her time at Interstate, she most recently served as senior vice president of operational excellence and field support for Coffee & Bagel Brands, leading multiple operations and corporate departments along with integrating the people practices and programs for three legacy brands. Earlier in her career at Delaware North, Carrie held multiple HR executive roles including an international assignment as the Head of HR of Australia and New Zealand. Carrie completed the Advanced Executive Human Resources Program at the University of Michigan. She holds a Master’s degree in Industrial Labor Relations and Human Resource Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. She is a Certified Gallup Strengths Coach and serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor & Employee Relations.