These 12 innovators are transforming the future of education
COVID-19 continues to disrupt schoolchildren’s right to a quality education. These innovators from around the world are working to close learning gaps.
Michele Parmelee is the Deloitte Global Chief People and Purpose Officer. In this role, she leads a broad portfolio of programs that enhances our global brand, reputation, and talent experience in support of our global strategy. She leads our purpose agenda by driving our commitment to living our shared values; enhancing global diversity and inclusion efforts; achieving our WorldClass ambition to impact 50 million futures; and building a more sustainable world through our WorldClimate program.
In addition, Michele leads the Office of the Deloitte Global CEO and Deloitte Global Programs. She is a member of the Deloitte Global Executive Committee.
Michele is a Deloitte US principal and in her 21st year with Deloitte. Prior to joining Deloitte Global, she delivered strategy and operations consulting services to FSI clients as part of the Deloitte US. Her client service focus was within the banking, payments, insurance, and real estate sectors.
Prior to joining Deloitte Global in June 2015, Michele was the secretary of the Deloitte US board of directors nd led the Office of the Chairman in the US.
Outside of Deloitte, she is a member of the United Way Worldwide Board of Trustees and its Membership Accountability Committee. She is a Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the United States Council for International Business.
Michele has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA magna cum laude with honors from Brown University.