Brad Patrick - Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Brad Patrick

Brad Patrick joined the Shearer’s team in December 2015 as the EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer at Shearer’s Snacks. Most recently he served as the EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer for Tempur Sealy International based in Lexington, Kentucky. Brad has also held top human resources executive positions at Frito-Lay, Delta Air Lines, The Gillette Company/Proctor & Gamble and the Sara Lee Corporation. He brings over 29 years of results-oriented human resources and business leadership experience to Shearer’s.

In this new role, Brad will lead the  human resources function and support the organization, talent and culture strategy as a member of the executive team. He has extensive experience in leading transformational change through HR strategies and systems, and will help our growing company with his experience transformational change management.  

Brad earned his business degree in Personnel and Industrial Relations from the University of Kentucky in 1986. He currently resides in Lexington, Kentucky with his wife, Melissa and their son, Tyler, and daughter, Erin. He currently serves as a member of the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics MBA Advisory Board. Outside of Shearer’s, Brad spends his time fishing and hiking with his family.