Candace Anderson

Vice President, Human Resources, Local Media - E.W. Scripps Co.

Candace Anderson is vice president, human resources for local media at The E.W. Scripps Company, where she oversees human resources strategy and execution. She has held a number of human resources executive roles at Scripps, most recently leading acquisition-related HR integration for the media company, which has completed two major spinoffs and six major acquisitions since 2008. She determines cultural direction and facilitates its adoption and sets company strategy for employee attraction, retention, learning and development. She has conceptualized and led implementation of strategic talent development programs for Scripps, including executive leadership development and high potential talent growth focused on design thinking. She joined Scripps as human resources manager at KNXV-TV in Phoenix in 2000.