Darlene Paulin

Leadership Team
Darlene Paulin
Senior Director of Human Resources

Darlene Paulin is an accomplished human resources professional and champion of cultural transformations, actively collaborating with colleagues to drive business results. She has more than 34 years of HR experience, including 25 in the beverage industry.

For the past seven years at PepsiCo, she led the southern region’s HR function, supporting 5,500 employees across eight states, 51 locations and five manufacturing plants. She was specially selected to help lead PepsiCorps, an eight-member female leadership team committed to supporting a nonprofit organization in the Philippines.

Darlene earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and her MBA from Belmont University. Her volunteer affiliations include St. Jude Ministries and Inroads.