D.V. Williams

D.V. Williams, Chief People Officer

D.V. has served as Chief People Officer since May 2019, leading all aspects of Human Resources. Passionate about empowering people and their career development, he is attracting, retaining and developing the best talent to drive the future of automotive retail by further expanding and innovating the use of HR technology across CARS. He also helps foster an environment and culture that keeps diversity and inclusion at the center of everything CARS does.

Prior to his role at CARS, D.V. led Human Resources, Strategy and Enabling Functions at Tyson Foods, Inc. He also worked in HR for Whirlpool Corporation, leading global diversity.

A native of Chicago, D.V. received his MBA from the University of Notre Dame with a focus in Strategy. He graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Economics and received master's degrees in Education and in Labor and Employee Relations.