Organizational Behavior & Human Resources Advisory Board

Marcus Shaw

Marcus Shaw

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Member Since: 2021

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Job Title: HR Director, Strategy & Growth
Company: General Mills
Location: Minnesota


  • Leadership Development
  • Talent Management
  • Organizational Design & Development
  • Human Resources
  • Change Management


Marcus Shaw currently serves as Human Resources (HR) Director, Strategy & Growth for General Mills, Inc. in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He joined General Mills in 2011. Marcus has a strong track record of delivering results, while leveraging perspective, focus, calm, and humor to positively collaborate and partner with business leaders and key stakeholders. Over the years, he has held a variety of positions of increasing scope and responsibility, including HR roles in manufacturing, mergers and acquisitions, the Global COVID-19 Task Force, and multiple business operating units.

Prior to General Mills, Marcus worked at BYU Broadcasting, The RBL Group, and BYU Athletics.

Marcus earned a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in 2008 and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree, with an emphasis in Organizational Behavior/Human Resources, from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University in 2012.

Marcus, his wife, Amanda, and their three children reside in Minnesota.