We are pleased to announce that Melanie Stepp joined HDT Automotive as Vice President, Human Resources. Melanie joins HDT from Varroc – the former Visteon Lighting Division, where she served as Global Director of Human Resources responsible for global compensation and benefits, as well as Regional HR Administration from 2015.
Melanie started her career with Freudenberg-NOK as a Corporate Human Resource Generalist. She was quickly promoted multiple times to HR Division Lead for Sales and Marketing; Senior Corporate Human Resource Analyst responsible for compensation and benefit related programs; Manager, Organizational Development; and Regional HR Manager for Freudenberg Household Products. After a successful 13-year run at Freudenberg, Melanie joined Varroc.
Melanie earned her MBA and her BS in Human Resource Management from Ferris State University.
Melanie will report directly to the CEO, Patrick Paige.