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Danielle R. Garde

Senior Vice President
and Chief People Officer

Danielle R. Garde has served as Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer since October 2022. From June 2020 to September 2022, she was the Chief Human Resources Officer at PlayPower, Inc., a privately-held producer of recreation equipment. From March 2014 to February 2020, Ms. Garde held roles of increasing responsibility with KidKraft, Inc., a privately-held producer of children’s toys and furniture, last serving as Vice President, Human Resources. Prior to this, from 2007 to 2014, she served in several senior leadership roles at Danone North America, the food and beverage company, last serving as Senior Director, North America Operations. Additionally, she developed deep human resources acumen between 1993 and 2007 in numerous organizational development roles at J.P. Morgan, Unilever Cosmetics International, American Express, and Deloitte. Ms. Garde is a graduate of Tufts University, with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature.


Ms. Garde is an Executive/Section 16 Officer.