Director of Human Resources, Americas
Elaine Palome is the director of human resources for the Americas at Axis Communications and a member of the Axis Americas management team. In this role she oversees all human capital management activities for the United States, Canada and Latin America. Elaine has over two decades of experience in all aspects of human resources, including talent acquisition and development, performance management, diversity and inclusion and strategic planning. Elaine is a frequent panelist, presenter and author of articles involving issues surrounding business and the changing workforce. Her passion is connecting employees to the business through transformational leadership. Prior to joining Axis, Elaine held human resources leadership roles in the pharmaceutical, medical device and software industries.
Elaine has been a recipient of the Security Industry Association’s Progress Award and a member of the inaugural Power 100 list; both of which recognize recipients who are role models for advancing diversity, equity, inclusion and leadership in the industry.
Elaine holds the Society for Human Resources Senior Professional Certification (SHRM-SCP), as well as certifications in process communication, Predictive Index, BlueEQ Emotional Intelligence and conflict dynamics, as well a graduate degree in the biological sciences.