Lamb Weston Selects TCG for Head of Talent Development, Culture, & Engagement Search

Lamb Weston Head of Talent Development, Culture, and Enagagement

CHICAGO, IL/BOISE, ID – As Lamb Weston’s preferred executive search partner, The Christopher Group has begun the search for their new Head of Talent Development, Culture, and Engagement. Recruiting Services President and Managing Director, Nat Schiffer, and Recruiting Director, Jeff Wilbanks are leading the search.

The Head Talent Development, Culture, and Engagement will lead the development and implementation of organizational solutions to grow the capability of Lamb Weston employees, foster an engaging work environment, and increase organizational performance. These management strategies and programs will support and aid Lamb Weston in achieving its vision of being the No. 1 global potato company.

“Reporting to Lamb Weston’s CHRO Micheline Carter, this role will have a significant focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion especially as it relates to design, delivery, and execution,” said Nat Schiffer. “This person will also oversee all elements of talent, culture, and engagement and highlight the importance and connectivity between diversity, talent, culture, and engagement efforts. The ideal profile will be a diverse HR executive who brings a full toolkit across all these functional areas. This will be a highly visible role and an opportunity to bring new energy and innovation in building the diversity, equity, inclusion playbook for the Lamb Weston enterprise.”

For more than 60 years, Lamb Weston has been a leading supplier of the highest quality frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer, and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. Their products can be found in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, the $3.4 billion-dollar company employs over 7,000 people around the world in sales offices, manufacturing plants, and corporate offices. As a leading market competitor, Lamb Weston ranks #1 in the U.S. frozen potato category and #2 in the global frozen potato category.

To learn more about these opportunities and/or The Christopher Group please contact Jeff Wilbanks at

About The Christopher Group

Founded in 1998 by Thomas and Paula Christopher, The Christopher Group (TCG) is the nation’s premier specialized boutique for Agile HR Business Solutions and voted one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms by Forbes in 2019 and 2020. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners, TCG’s Recruiting Services Division and Consulting Services Division provides customized HR and Business Solutions for clients, across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals.

Our comprehensive understanding and deep relationships within HR have allowed us to become the firm of choice for many clients like Kraft, Whirlpool Corporation, Pepsi, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Welch’s, Nationwide, SC Johnson, Walgreens, USAA, Verizon, Penn State University, Honeywell, Hanes, Allstate, Delta Dental, BP, Capital One, Comcast, Dish, Exxon Mobil, First Energy, Goodyear, Johnson & Johnson, Goodyear, Parker Hannifin, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Lamb Weston, Meijer, Petco, Air Products and many more.