Meet Our 2019 Speaker, Dee Ann Turner

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A Little About Dee Ann...

Dee Ann began her career at Chick-fil-A, Inc. in 1985. In 2001, she became Chick-fil-A's first female officer. During her career, she worked closely with Chick-fil-A, Inc.’s founder, S. Truett Cathy, and other key leaders as an architect of their organizational culture. During her 33-year career, she led the Corporate Talent Department and was responsible for the selection of thousands of Chick-fil-A Franchisees and Support Center Staff, Corporate Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion and Culture and Engagement. Most recently, Dee Ann led the Sustainability Department focusing on Chick-fil-A's strategy to implement sustainable practices at the $10 billion company.  Dee Ann works globally with organizations who want to grow talent management practices, transform and strengthen culture, and develop an “It’s My Pleasure” service model. Dee Ann serves as a frequent speaker to organizations and conferences where she shares her more than 30 years of experience hiring and developing talent and transforming organizational culture.