Southeastern Board Member Since: November 2012
Steve Gillenwater has been a HR Professional for over 20 years. Prior to joining Comcast Cable in 2000, Steve was the Director of Human Resources for Wesley Industries, Inc. in Bloomfield Hills, MI a tier one automotive supplier and Warren/Conner Development Coalition in Detroit, Michigan where he led the Human Resources and Administration functions for a large community based non-profit located in a former Enterprise Zone.
Steve has held several senior leadership positions in three different divisions of Comcast. In his current role as Divisional Vice President of Human Resources with the Central Division of Comcast he is responsible for the management of the human capital for the largest division of Comcast with approximately 31,000 employees. His areas of responsibility include organizational planning and development, employee relations, diversity, compensation, benefits, safety and health, employee services and partnering with the internal learning and development organization.
Steve holds a Master’s Degree in organizational management from the University of Phoenix in Southfield, Michigan, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in communications from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan where he was a scholarship athlete. He is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.