Marcella Burkheimer is the Director of Human Resources for Casey’s General Stores, Inc., which operates over 2,000 convenience stores across 16 Midwestern states with over 37,000 employees. She has a strong background in leadership development, employee relations, training, safety and performance management. Currently, she oversees a team of employees in the areas of employee relations, talent acquisition, training, compensation and benefits.
Marcella began her career in the Criminal Justice field before shifting her focus to Human Resources. Prior to joining Casey’s, she worked in Human Resources in the retail, manufacturing and distribution industries. She holds a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification and a SHRM-CP (Certified Professional) designation through the National Society of Human Resource Management and is an active member of National SHRM and the Cyclone Chapter of SHRM in Ames, Iowa.
Marcella holds a Bachelor’s Degree in General Business with a concentration in Human Resources Management from William Penn University. She resides with her husband, Kevin, and their two sons, Brady and Brett.