Chris Peek is director of Human Resources. In this role Chris is responsible for overseeing employee benefits, job classification and compensation, employee learning services, human resource consulting services, the employee services center and the human resources management system for over 5,000 County employees. As a member of the Executive Team, he shares responsibility for overall County executive administration.
Chris joined Mecklenburg County as a senior Human Resources manager in 2006 and was promoted to Human Resources director in 2007.Prior to joining Mecklenburg County, Chris spent 11 years with the Salvation Army Human Resources Department at its corporate headquarters in Atlanta, GA.
Chris is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and is certified as a professional in human resources (PHR) by the Society for Human Resources Management.