As Vice President of Worldwide Human Resources, Ellenmary Michel has spent the last 13 years administering Pelican's Compensation, Benefits, Organizational Design and Development plans as well as several other key functions through three multi-million dollar corporate acquisitions.
Prior to joining Pelican, Michel served in HR management roles at Bryant Mold & Die, M. Stephens Mfg, and Reuland Electric.
She has seen the company through an amazing era of growth and most recently headed up recruiting and local regulation compliance for Pelican's global expansion which includes 12 different countries with 22 offices and six manufacturing facilities. Michel has also created and run many different employee related programs that have helped Pelican become a world-class manufacturer of advanced lighting systems and virtually indestructible cases for protecting valuable equipment.
Michel's degrees include a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Cal State Long Beach and a Masters of Business Administration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. She also holds a Senior Professional Human Resources certification from SHRM and is fluent in Spanish.