Mia Mulrennan

Chief People Officer

Dr. Mia Mulrennan has worked as an organizational psychologist and talent/HR executive and consultant in a variety of roles and settings, including a high-profile list of Fortune 500 companies.

At the start of her career, she worked in executive outplacement consulting in her hometown of New York City, Dr. Mulrennan moved to the Twin Cities where she began her career in HR directly, working for Marriott Corporation and in the luxury hotel industry.

She then took a leave of absence to complete her doctorate in applied business psychology, and after completing her degree, worked as a corporate consultant with PDI/Korn Ferry and Right Management for many years - helping organizations optimize their brand, company culture, and executive-level strategies. She worked ongoingly with several of IDFA’s members including Cargill, Kemps, Schwan’s, General Mills, Land O’Lakes, 3M, and Dairy Queen.

She began her executive career in 2013 as Chief HR Officer for Sun Country Airlines and then was CHRO for Star Restaurant Group before coming to IDFA.