Kelly-Lara has over 20 years of human resources experience. Prior to joining Choice, Kelly-Lara held key leadership positions at McDonald’s Corporation, most recently serving as director, human resources and employee relations for the US division. She earlier held similar positions at Aramark Corporation, Banker’s Life and Casualty Company.
Kelly-Lara has been part of Choice’s human resources team since 2014, most recently serving as senior director, human resources.
In her new leadership role, Kelly-Lara will oversee Choice’s global talent acquisition department and be responsible for developing and implementing new hiring strategies to support the company’s corporate objectives.
“Angelique is an accomplished human resources professional, with a deep understanding of Choice’s culture, core business functions and future strategy, making her the ideal leader of our global talent acquisition team,” commented Patrick Cimerola, chief human resources officer, Choice.