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2018 CHRO OF THE YEAR AWARD FINALISTS
FINALIST:
Kevin D. Silva
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Offi cer
Voya Financial, Inc.
When Voya launched as a new company in 2014, Kevin Silva rebuilt the company's culture with a
focus on high performance and effi ciency. Silva, the CEO, and the senior leadership team deployed
programs and processes that accelerated the achievement of Voya's objectives and enhanced
profi tability. As a result, Voya is now a special workplace that employees can be proud of. That's
evident through its third-party recognitions, including being certifi ed as a Great Place to Work®,
listed as one of Fortune's " World's Most Admired Companies, " named among Ethisphere Institute's
" World's Most Ethical Companies, " and included on Pensions & Investments magazine's " Best Places
to Work " list.
FINALIST:
Maria Smedley, Esq.
Vice President of Human Resources and Strategy
Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation
Maria Smedley drove a major push to improve the labor and leadership at her organization by
embracing a " quality work, competitively priced " strategy. From improving the employee selection
and screening process to enhancing the competitiveness of compensation and benefi t offerings,
Smedley made bold moves to secure her organization's position as an industry leader. Her strong
advocacy for the adoption of new safety resources and equipment also resulted in signifi cant
improvements in safety metrics, such as a DART rate reduction from 6.2 to 4.1 and a TCIR reduction
from 9.2 to 5.5
FINALIST:
Lisa Sterling
Executive Vice President and Chief People and Culture Offi cer
Ceridian
Creating a culture of excellence is Lisa Sterling's top priority-and this is manifested in her
modernization of Ceridian's onboarding processes; her introduction of more family-fi rst policies; and
her renewed focus on diversity and inclusion initiatives. In order to improve employee experience
from the start, Sterling was central to launching a tech platform where new hires can learn about
the company's culture and get to know their team while completing onboarding tasks on the go.
This technology enables new hires to more quickly engage and integrate with their team, boosting
their productivity and satisfaction.
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