Rite Aid has appointed Dedra N. Castle as EVP and chief human resources officer.
Castle will be responsible for all aspects of human resources, including training, recruitment, talent management, compensation and benefits, labor relations, leadership development and diversity. She will report to Rite Aid’s chairman and CEO John Standley.
Castle has more than 19 years of experience in human resource management. In 2012, she became a founding member and managing partner of Castle Partners, LLC, a human resources management services firm; and Level Mediation, LLC, a multi-state mediation firm.
Before this, Castle worked for the Sam Club’s Division of Walmart Stores, where she most recently led the corporate human resources function and was the chief inclusion and diversity officer.