Chief Human Resources Officer
Michael Pico serves as Chief Human Resources Officer. In this role, he is responsible for all human capital initiatives for the organization, including acting as the senior champion for Pennrose employees’ success and managing the intertwined responsibilities of supporting hiring, onboarding, employee support, and learning and development. Michael brings 27 years of experience to Pennrose and has been instrumental in expanding employee learning, development, and training.
Michael joined Pennrose in 2014 as Vice President of Learning and Employee Development and in 2016 was promoted to his current role. Prior to Pennrose, he was Vice President of Enterprise Learning for Caesars Entertainment (formerly Harrah’s Entertainment), where he led the strategic and operational direction for leadership development and learning, supporting more than 54 distinct properties, 23 domestic and international brands, and over 65,000 employees domestically and internationally.
Michael received his Bachelor of Science in Public Administration from the University of Scranton. He is also a Certified Level I Coach and Certified National Bereavement Facilitator, and a Licensed Trainer in Customer Relations and Coaching, and Development Dimensions International (DDI) programs.