Chief of Staff
I am Michael Pedersen, Chief of Staff; I have been with CAF America since 2017. I support the President & CEO, staff, staffing, organizational culture, Foundation initiatives, and act as Board support. My duties and functions include but are not limited to: Human Resources, facilities management, operations and infrastructure, and other duties as assigned such as event management.
I have experience in organizational change/transformation, C-Suite support, internal/external communications, public relations, event planning, project management, human resources, and information technology. I am currently certified as an HR professional until 2026 by the Society of Human Resource Management, I hold a certification in ISO 27001, I am STEP AML certified, and I am working towards becoming a Certified Diversity Executive.
My professional experience spans a variety of audiences, which, combined with having lived in 5 countries, lends my ability to maneuver and communicate with disparate stakeholders.
Get in touch with me at firstname.lastname@example.org