Janet Parker joined Regions in 2011 as Executive Vice President with the Human Resources Group, and provides strategic Human Resources direction to the Administrative, Finance, Legal and Risk Management groups at Regions Financial Corporation. Regions is a top U.S. bank-holding company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with $121 billion in assets, operating 1,700 banking offices in 16 states.
Before returning to Regions, Janet served as the Chief Global Membership Officer for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Prior to joining SHRM, she served 14 years at Regions in several management roles within the Human Resources Group. Janet started her career in human resources in various senior positions in small- and medium-sized organizations in non-profit, insurance and manufacturing.
Janet has a bachelor’s degree from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala., and is a graduate of the American Banking Institution’s Graduate Human Resources School. She is a Senior Professional in Human Resources Certification and a Global Professional in Human Resources. Janet is a member of SHRM and Past Chair, national board of directors for the SHRM. She is former Chair, Workplace Committee of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, and has most recently served on the Personal Finance Employer Education Foundation Board, and the SHRM Foundation Board. She currently serves on the Jobs for America’s Graduate Board.