Dr. Erika Burk, Vice President, Human Resources and Culture Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Dr. Erika Burk is Vice President, Human Resources and Culture for Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), headquartered in Atlanta. PCNA is the exclusive U.S. importer of the Porsche 911,718 Boxster and 718 Cayman; Panamera; and Cayenne and Macan.
As Vice President, Human Resources, Burk is responsible for human resources for all Porsche corporate entities in the United States including overseeing the implementation of the human resources operating plan, compensation and benefits, talent acquisition, and management and development.
Prior to joining Porsche, Burk was Senior Director, Human Resources, for WACKER Chemical LLC, where she was hired as the first employee of a new, $2.5 billion chemical plant to design and implement staffing for the facility.
Burk began her career as an employment specialist with Mercedes-Benz U.S. International Inc. in Vance, Alabama, and later relocated to Stuttgart, Germany, as Senior Manager, Human Resources, with Daimler-Chrysler AG. She has also worked in the high-tech industry with Agilent Technologies as a Business Human Resources Manager responsible for all global strategic HR issues.
Burk received a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and German language from the University of Denver, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.