Chief People + Culture and External Relations Officer
Nerissa Morris, MBA, is the Chief People + Culture and External Relations Officer for Barton Malow. In her role, she oversees People + Culture, Marketing + Communications, and community engagement.
Nerissa has more than 30 years of experience in human resources, community affairs, and external relations of large, complex global and domestic organizations to her new role. She’s spent periods of her distinguished career at Ford Motor Company, Volvo Car Corporation, the University of Miami, and the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Nerissa is an avid community builder and is involved with many professional organizations. She’s a member of the International Women’s Forum and has recently served on boards, including the Cincinnati Regional USA Chamber and ArtsWave. She is also a member of the Xavier University President’s Advisory Council, where she earned her B.S. and MBA, and previously served on the Williams College of Business Advisory Board.
Did You Know
During her time at the Ford Motor Company, Nerissa had a speaking part in one of the automaker's commercials. As a result, she became a member of the Screen Actors Guild for a brief period of time.