Danielle McMahan

Chief People Officer, Wiley

Danielle McMahan is the EVP, Chief People Officer at Wiley, responsible for overseeing the company’s global human resources operations and people strategy including Total Rewards, Global Talent and Talent Acquisition.

Danielle has over 20 years of experience in human resources and an impressive track record implementing strategies that foster a culture of innovation, empowerment and success.  She joined Wiley from the private insurance provider York Risk, where she served as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. While supporting the company’s global workforce, she led a culture and technology transformation, designed and implemented a multi-year benefits strategy, and deployed a new employee-centric human resource delivery model. During her tenure, York was ranked among Forbes America’s Best Midsize Employers in 2018 and 2019.

Prior to joining York, she served in a wide range of human resources leadership roles at multinational organizations including American Express Global Business Travel, ADP, and Citibank.

Danielle is originally from Somers, New York and is based at Wiley’s global headquarters in Hoboken, New Jersey.