Melinda Rogers is the Vice President, Chief Human Resources and Diversity Officer for NW Natural. In this role she is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources, leadership of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion work and Safety. Melinda Rogers has over 20 years’ of HR experience with companies such as Hewlett Packard, Qualcomm and Willamette University. She has extensive experience with cultural change leadership, transition management, organizational development, and linking HR strategy to business results. Rogers has a bachelor of science in Business Administration from Bryant University, as well as professional certificates. She has served on the boards of the Portland Children’s Museum and Companies that Care.