Lynne DePaulo

Chief Human Resources Officer

Lynne oversees Avita’s human resources and marketing teams. As CHRO, Lynne is committed to continuously improving people processes at Avita and helping to develop teams and leaders through cohesiveness and clarity of purpose. Partnering with C-suite executives to grow strong, healthy organizations, she has over 20 years of experience leading large-scale change efforts to build and scale infrastructures.

Previously, Lynne launched People Thread, a company aimed at providing tailored coaching and HR consulting services to small and midsized businesses. She specialized in assisting startups with the goal of maximizing the potential of individuals, teams, and cultures. Prior to that, Lynne led the human resources team at CareCentrix, incorporating 800 new roles, and overseeing the shaping of a strong culture which resulted in a significant increase in employee engagement scores and reduced turnover.

“Rather than separating us, our differences can be valuable in helping create a diverse team of problem solvers. A culture rooted in strong values is the key to every organization’s success.”

Lynne received a BS in human resource management from the University of Maryland and is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified.