Project Description

Caroline Starner Dadras

Chief Human Resources Officer

Caroline joined Unified as Chief Human Resources Officer, responsible for leading the national and market specific Human Resources function.  She oversees all aspects of Human Resources, the delivery of the company’s people services offering to the affiliate practice groups, and the company’s Environmental, Social, and Governance strategy, including diversity, equity & inclusion.  Caroline is a seasoned Human Resources professional with broad industry experience. Having served in both advisory and leadership capacities, she has the broad vision and experience to leverage talent for growth and diversity.

Caroline currently serves as Senior Talent Advisor to Ares Management Private Equity and is a member of LifeSpeak Inc.’s Board of Directors.

Previously, she was President of Starner 2.0, Inc., a consulting firm she began in 2016, solely to advise high growth companies on the best way to align their talent and business strategies to create value.

She also has held Human Resources leadership positions at Oakley, Pacific Sunwear of California, Chase Bank, PepsiCo, YUM! Brands, and Johnson & Johnson.

During her career she was named National Human Resources Association Executive of the Year, recognized for Innovation in the field.

Caroline holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Relations from Cornell University.

Caroline
Starner Dadras

Chief Human Resources Officer

Caroline joined Unified as Chief Human Resources Officer, responsible for leading the national and market specific Human Resources function.  She oversees all aspects of Human Resources, the delivery of the company’s people services offering to the affiliate practice groups, and the company’s Environmental, Social, and Governance strategy, including diversity, equity & inclusion.  Caroline is a seasoned Human Resources professional with broad industry experience. Having served in both advisory and leadership capacities, she has the broad vision and experience to leverage talent for growth and diversity.

Caroline currently serves as Senior Talent Advisor to Ares Management Private Equity and is a member of LifeSpeak Inc.’s Board of Directors.

Previously, she was President of Starner 2.0, Inc., a consulting firm she began in 2016, solely to advise high growth companies on the best way to align their talent and business strategies to create value.

She also has held Human Resources leadership positions at Oakley, Pacific Sunwear of California, Chase Bank, PepsiCo, YUM! Brands, and Johnson & Johnson.

During her career she was named National Human Resources Association Executive of the Year, recognized for Innovation in the field.

Caroline holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Relations from Cornell University.

“What distinguishes the greatest leaders of our time, it’s that success is very rarely a goal for them; it’s a byproduct of other goals they have.”

Adam Grant

“What distinguishes the greatest leaders of our time, it’s that success is very rarely a goal for them; it’s a byproduct of other goals they have.”

Adam Grant