Compass Minerals Names Senior Vice President, People and Culture

Compass Minerals has named Angela Jones senior vice president, people and culture, effective immediately. Jones will be responsible for leading the company’s people strategy and global human resources team. In this role, she is focused on building an inclusive, high-performing culture that will enable our businesses to drive product innovation, operational excellence and global market expansion.

Jones joined Compass Minerals as vice president, human resources, in January 2018, bringing to the company more than 13 years of human resources experience and more than 16 years in operations.

“In her short time here, Angela has made an impact on the company through her leadership in organizational and talent development and her commitment to building a diverse, highly skilled workforce,” said Fran Malecha, president and CEO of Compass Minerals. “Angela’s significant operations experience combined with her passion to drive culture evolution will result in great opportunities for growth and development for our employees.”

Prior to joining Compass Minerals, Jones developed a strong background in transforming organizational cultures in the agriculture and consumer products industries, serving as vice president human resources at both Rembrandt Enterprises and ConAgra Brands, Inc. In addition to her human resources experience, Angela also has significant operations experience, having held roles such as director of operations and plant general manager for The Clorox Company as well as progressively responsible supply chain and operations roles with Proctor & Gamble.

Jones holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Master of Science in management from the Georgia Institute of Technology.