Anne N. Novak, SPHR, SHRM-SCP Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Anne Novak is an award winning human resource executive best known for designing and implementing best-in-class cultures that drive strategy execution and financial results. Known throughout the HR community as an accomplished practitioner, thought leader and change agent, she is able to combine enterprise experience, business acumen and progressive management techniques to align organizational culture with corporate mission and business objectives.

Ms. Novak's previous professional experience includes senior Human Resources roles with a wide variety of organizations including Lassonde Pappas, a leading manufacturer of private label beverages and GE Aviation, a manufacturer of electromechanical actuation systems for use in commercial and military aircraft. She has also worked in the water resource management industry as well as software development and correctional medicine.

Ms. Novak earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Villanova University. In addition, she earned the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification, Society of Human Resource Management and a number of Human Resource certifications from Cornell University. She was selected by American Water to study leadership at Oxford University.