As the vice president of Human Resources for Covestro LLC, Lanier Robertson provides strategic human resources leadership to meet the challenges and objectives of the business. She is responsible for translating business strategies into action for the North American HR organization and directly supervising HR functions in the U.S. and Mexico to ensure best practice sharing and optimal collaboration.
Lanier serves as a member of the Global and North American HR Leadership Teams, as well as the North American Leadership Team.
Before assuming this position, Lanier was the manufacturing HR business partner lead, providing leadership and oversight to Covestro operations in Baytown, Texas; Newark, Ohio; and West Virginia. She also served as a member of the U.S. HR Leadership and Baytown Site Leadership Teams. Prior to joining Covestro, Lanier held a variety of human resources positions, including regional HR manager at Honeywell, director – head of Regional Business Partners North America at LANXESS Corporation and site human resources manager at Bayer Corporation.
She graduated from Lamar University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in management and personnel administration.
Lanier has two sons and currently resides in Pittsburgh, Pa.