Candace Anderson, 51, is senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
In this role, she designs and leads the human resources strategy for Scripps, overseeing the talent management, talent acquisition, learning and leadership development, HR business partners, employee relations, compensation and benefits and HR operations for the company.
Candace has held a number of human resources executive roles during her 22 years at Scripps. Prior to stepping into her current role in 2023, she served as vice president of people and culture, where she was responsible for leading teams that directly impact the employee experience – from strategy and implementation of organizational effectiveness to talent management and culture and development initiatives enterprise-wide.
Prior to that, she served as vice president, human resources for the company’s Local Media division. In this capacity, she oversaw human resources strategy and execution and led acquisition-related HR integration for Scripps, which has completed two major spinoffs and a number of major acquisitions since 2008.
Candace holds a bachelor’s degree in media arts from the University of Arizona. She is a graduate of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber’s WE Lead executive leadership development experience and the NAB Broadcast Leadership Training program.