China Gorman is a successful global business executive in the competitive Human Capital Management (HCM) sector. She is a sought-after advisor and speaker bringing the CEO perspective to the challenges of building cultures of humanity for top performance and innovation. Well known for her tenure as CEO of the Great Place to Work® Institute, COO and interim CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and President of Lee Hecht Harrison, China works with HCM organizations all over the world to enhance their brands and their go-to-market strategies.
She is currently leading the start-up team of the Future Talent Council, a global NGO that is bringing together senior leaders from the world’s largest employers, academic institutions, and governmental/policy making bodies to consider and prepare the world for the future of talent. Additionally, she leads the America operations of Unleash, the world’s largest event organizer for The Future of Work and HR Tech. She sits on the corporate boards of Universum, and Motivis Learning. A member of theHR Certification Institute’s Board of Directors, she also serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Jobs for America’s Graduates, as well as the Advisory Board of theWorkforce Institute at Kronos. China is the author of the popular blogData Point Tuesday, and is published and frequently quoted in media properties like Fortune, TLNT, Huffington Post, Inc., Fast Company, U.S. News & World Report, HR Magazine and many others.