Director, Global Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding - HARMAN International
2:00 pm–2:45 pm : The EVP Journey: Activation Strategy
Kumari Williams is the Director of Global Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding at HARMAN International. As a partner to the business she works with leaders to identify and secure talent for HARMAN. Kumari is responsible for developing strategic partnerships that feed the talent pipeline and maintaining a pulse on the skills needed today and in the future. Additional responsibilities also extend to creating, driving and supporting the HARMAN International Employer Brand and Employee Value Proposition.
Kumari has over 16 years of experience in Talent Acquisition and Human Resources across multiple industries, including 6 years with ADP within the RPO division managing the hiring process for a global automotive OEM. Kumari has a hands on approach and has exceled over the years by understanding the needs of her clients and ensuring that her team’s capabilities evolve as technology does.
Kumari is active in the community and serves as an Advisory Board Member on the Pathways Advisory Board for Osborn High School in Detroit, MI. She also serves as the Vice President of Perfectly Scarred, Inc. an organization that engages with and encourages youth that are burn survivors.
Kumari holds a BBA in Business Administration from Grand Valley State University and an MBA from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.