Valoria Armstrong serves as Chief Global Inclusion & Diversity Officer for Unum.
In this role, Armstrong leads the company’s office of inclusion and diversity. Armstrong will continue to develop the company’s I&D strategy to further foster a culture of belonging.
Prior to joining Unum, Armstrong served as chief inclusion officer and vice president, External Affairs, for American Water. While in the role, she strengthened the company’s inclusion, diversity, and equity strategy by creating a comprehensive and integrated focus on driving dignity, respect and inclusiveness for the largest U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. She was president of Tennessee American Water and held various roles in human resources with Food Lion over her 15-year career with the company.
Armstrong is the current chair of the Hamilton County Partnership Advisory Board and a board trustee at the Tennessee Aquarium and Benwood Foundation.
Armstrong earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Georgia Southern University and her Master’s degree in Human Resource Development from Villanova University.