Joseph R. Voelker

Chief Human Resources Officer
Stanley Black & Decker

JOSEPH VOELKER is the Chief Human Resources for Stanley Black & Decker. In this role, he leads the human capital management strategy and implementation for the Company, supporting businesses in the Company's Global Tools & Storage, Security and Industrial segments, as well as all corporate functions.

Joe began his career in transportation at the General Electric Company in Erie, PA and held numerous positions in GE Transportation, Quartz and Lighting businesses.

Joseph is a member of the Center for Advanced Human Resource Studies (CAHRS), Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM), and serves on the Board of Directors for both the Connecticut Business & Industry Association and The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Joe is a cum laude graduate of Gannon University in Erie, PA and received the Kinnane Graduate Award from Mercyhurst College in Erie, PA.  He received his Master’s in Education from Penn State University.