Christine Z. McCauley
October 1, 2020
Christine Z. McCauley is Corporate Vice President, Global Human Resources, for Edwards Lifesciences. Christine has served in this role since 2012 and has over 30 years of experience working in all the functional disciplines of Human Resources. Christine leads the network of more than 300 global HR professionals who provide programs and services for approximately 13,000 Edwards’ employees in over 40 countries, of which more than 4,000 are located in Orange County.
Christine’s leadership is fueled by a passion for Edwards’ patient-focused mission and fostering an inclusive culture where all employees engage, grow, and thrive. Christine’s broad expertise in HR and leadership as well as her strategic mindset for developing and mobilizing talent have contributed to the success of the global corporate strategy since the inception of Edwards in 2000. Her authentic and caring leadership style is one she generously offers not only within Edwards but also in the community where she serves as a member on several boards.
Before joining Edwards Lifesciences in 1999, Christine held a variety of HR positions at Texas Instruments, Loral (Ford) Aerospace, and Bally’s Health and Tennis. She earned a dual bachelor’s degree in business administration and organizational effectiveness at The College at Brockport State University of New York and a master’s degree in human resource management from Chapman University.