Paulette McKissic

Paulette McKissic


Paulette McKissic, director of Human Resources, plays an integral role developing and maintaining West Monroe Partners' unique, participatory culture. Paulette is responsible for designing and implementing human resources programs across our US and international offices, including onboarding and professional development, employee relations, compensation planning, payroll and benefits administration, and health and safety programs.


Since joining West Monroe Partners in September 2002, Paulette has led many efforts to build internal processes and support structures. Key initiatives include developing our career model, performance appraisal, and upward feedback processes. Paulette is a member of the compensation committee and the Career Equity Leadership Team.

Paulette has more than 30 years of experience in the professional services industry. Prior to joining West Monroe Partners, Paulette held leadership positions within Practice Management of Andersen's Business Consulting practice. Paulette worked with and supported several key executives with Midwest Regional responsibilities and was an integral part of the Business Consulting Operations team. She interacted daily with key clients and management at Andersen. Paulette was involved in many Chicago office and Midwest Region initiatives, including the task forces for Diversity and Growth and Retention of Women. She received several awards for her involvement at Andersen, as well as the Sequoia award for mentoring.