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Michelle Hairston

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.