Michael Maney Trustee
Executive Leader, Human Resources, Whole Foods Market
Michael Maney serves as a senior leader on Whole Foods Market’s Human Resources team, focused on organizational strategy and change management. He previously oversaw internal communications and engagement for the grocery retailer. Prior to Whole Foods, Maney led internal communications for Target. Maney spent a decade and half in the entertainment industry leading communications for Sony Pictures and the Walt Disney Company’s television businesses. He began his career in Atlanta, providing political campaign support to a variety of statewide and national elected officials and candidates.
Maney holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from Berry College in Rome, Georgia and a Master of Arts degree in Communication from the University of Colorado at Boulder. In addition to Scholarship America, Maney serves on the Board of Visitors of Berry College and as a founding member of the Leadership Communications Council for the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business.
He and his partner, Zack Norris, reside in Austin, TX.