Ryan R. Marshall, President and Chief Executive Officer


In September 2016, Ryan R. Marshall was promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PulteGroup, Inc., among the nation’s most geographically and product-diverse homebuilders with operations in 26 states. The Company serves all major consumer groups through its family of national brands which include Pulte Homes, Centex, Del Webb, DiVosta Homes and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods.

Having managed many of the Company’s largest operations during his tenure, Mr. Marshall has a deep understanding of the homebuilding business. Mr. Marshall most recently served as PulteGroup’s President with responsibility for the Company’s homebuilding operations and its marketing and strategy departments. Prior to being named President, Mr. Marshall was Executive Vice President of Homebuilding Operations.

Other previous roles included Area President for the Company’s Southeast Area, Area President for Florida, Division President in both South Florida and Orlando, and Area Vice President of Finance. In those roles, he has managed various financial and operating functions including financial reporting, land acquisition, and strategic market risk and opportunity analysis.

Mr. Marshall received a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from the University of Utah and a Master of Business Administration from Arizona State University.

Michelle Hairston, Senior Vice President, Human Resources


Michelle Hairston was promoted to Senior Vice President, Human Resources in April 2018. She is responsible for overseeing all human resource functions for the company’s approximately 5,000 employees across the United States.

During her 15-year career with PulteGroup, Hairston has served in a number of increasingly senior human resource positions, most recently as Area Vice President of Human Resources for the company’s North Area, which spans from the Mid-Atlantic to Minnesota. In each of the roles she has held across the company, Hairston has acquired deep experience in talent management and acquisition, performance coaching and development, culture building, employee engagement, compliance, diversity and inclusion, and compensation strategies.

Hairston earned her Bachelor of Arts in business administration from Emory University in Atlanta. Active in her field, she is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management. Prior to joining PulteGroup, Hairston worked at CIGNA Corporation for four years.

Robert T. O’Shaughnessy, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer


Robert "Bob" O'Shaughnessy was named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in May 2011. Mr. O'Shaughnessy is responsible for the corporate accounting, treasury, tax, investor relations, audit, information technology and asset management functions including the mortgage and title companies.

Mr. O'Shaughnessy joined PulteGroup from Penske Automotive Group where he had served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2007. He had held a number of financial roles with increasing responsibility at the firm since 1997, including Senior Vice President and Controller.

Mr. O'Shaughnessy earned a B.S. in accounting from Lehigh University. He began his career in the New York office of Ernst & Young.

Harmon D. Smith, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer


Harmon D. Smith was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for PulteGroup in February 2016. Mr. Smith oversees all day-to-day homebuilding operations, new home sales, architectural services and purchasing. Mr. Smith has held various leadership positions since joining the Company in 1989. He has served as Executive Vice President of Field Operations, Area President for the Company’s Great Lakes Area, Gulf Coast Area and Texas Area and was Division President for the DiVosta Division in South Florida. Prior to being promoted to Division President, Mr. Smith held various financial and managerial positions with the Company, including Director of Investor Relations.

Mr. Smith received a BBA in accounting from Stephen F. Austin State University and a MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.

Todd Sheldon, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary


Todd Sheldon is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of PulteGroup, Inc. He is a member of the Company’s senior leadership team and reports directly to President and Chief Executive Officer Ryan Marshall.

Sheldon joins PulteGroup from Atlanta-based Americold, the world’s largest provider of temperature-controlled storage and distribution logistics solutions, where he was executive vice president and general counsel responsible for legal department and administrative functions including real estate, M&A and risk management. During his career, Sheldon served as senior vice president and general counsel for SUPERVALU, one of the nation’s largest food distributors, and vice president and senior legal counsel for Medtronic Spine, a division of Medtronic, Inc. Prior to moving in-house Sheldon practiced corporate and securities law at the Chicago law firms of Chapman & Cutler LLP and Fagel Haber.

Mr. Sheldon earned his B.A. in International Relations from the University of Michigan and his J.D. from DePaul College of Law.

Joseph L. Drouin, Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Kimberly M. Hill, Vice President, Tax and Assistant Secretary

D. Bryce Langen, Vice President and Treasurer


Bryce Langen is Vice President and Treasurer of PulteGroup and is responsible for directing the corporate finance effort and provides strategic oversight for large acquisitions and structured purchases. He is a member of Company’s Advisory Committee for overall strategy, and participates in the Finance & Investment Committee of the Board of Directors. Langen began his career at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (formerly NationsBank) financing corporate and private ventures across a wide range of industries before becoming Vice President, Debt Capital Markets and Senior Vice President, Corporate and Investment Banking where he led the bank’s national homebuilding coverage.

Mr. Langen holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science in Finance from Texas Tech University.

Brien P. O’Meara, Vice President and Controller

Brien O’Meara, PulteGroup Vice President and Controller, has advanced through key financial roles since joining the Company in 2005. He previously served in finance roles at Cooper-Standard Automotive and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Brien is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in Michigan and has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.

James L. Ossowski, Senior Vice President, Finance


James "Jim" Ossowski was named Senior Vice President, Finance in February 2017. Mr. Ossowski oversees all day-to-day homebuilding finance operations and is responsible for the asset management, corporate accounting, shared service and risk management functions. He has held a number of corporate and field financial roles with increasing responsibility since 2002, including Vice President-Finance and Controller, Vice President-Finance Homebuilding Operations, Area Vice President-Finance for the Company’s Southwest and Rocky Mountain Areas, and Director of Corporate Audit.

Mr. Ossowski earned a B.S. in accounting from Oakland University. He began his career in the Detroit office of Arthur Andersen.

Steve P. Schlageter, Senior Vice President, Operations and Strategy


Steve Schlageter was promoted to SVP Operations and Strategy in September of 2017. In this role Mr. Schlageter is responsible for clarifying and driving the company’s overall strategy, and building the organization’s capability to execute against it. Prior to taking this role, Mr. Schlageter has held various leadership positions in the company, including Area President for the company’s East Area (2012-2017), Division President for the company’s Northeast Corridor (2012-2017) and Raleigh (2004-2010) divisions, and VP of Corp Strategy coming out of the housing downturn (2011-2012).

Prior to joining Pulte in 2002, Mr. Schlageter worked for nine years at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) in a variety of strategy, process improvement, and technology development roles. He graduated from Boston College in 1992 with a BA in Computer Science.

Manish M. Shrivastava, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer


Manish Shrivastava was named Chief Marketing Officer of PulteGroup in 2014 and oversees the company’s brand management, marketing communications, digital marketing, market intelligence, consumer research, field marketing and interior design teams. Prior to PulteGroup, Shrivastava worked at The Coca-Cola Company, The Home Depot and Procter & Gamble. He received an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management and a BS in Biology from The University of South Carolina.

James P. Zeumer, Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications


Jim Zeumer joined PulteGroup in 1997 and currently manages the Company’s investor relations and corporate communications functions. He has been recognized as one of the industry’s top IR officers as ranked by Institutional Investor Magazine. Zeumer previously held financial communications positions in PlyGem Industries, ICF Kaiser Engineers and Alcide Corporation. He earned his MBA from The George Washington University and his BS in Marketing from the University of Connecticut.