Active Term: 12/2023 - 12/2024
Areas of Expertise
Chief People Officer
Premier Trailer Leasing
Navolia Bryant is an award-winning human resource executive nominated by the DallasHR Association as the 2023 HR Executive of the Year and 2023 Change Champion of the Year. Navolia is an accomplished executive with 30+ years of experience distinguished by commended performance and a proven track record. Navolia was named HR Professional of the Year by the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce, recognized for her contributions to the HR industry and the community.
She was further named a 2022 Top Women to Watch in Transportation by the Women in Trucking Association for her commitment to grooming and developing women leaders in the transportation industry. Navolia is a business advisor and thought partner to the company executive team. She builds alliances with leaders and inspires employees to fulfill their potential through organized career development programs and strategic succession planning.
Navolia is a dynamic thought leader who influences, coaches, and mentors high-performing teams -- capable of linking goals to day-to-day operations while relating to everyone in the trenches. She leads people with the utmost integrity and manages resources to impact bottom-line results. Currently, Navolia is the Chief People Officer at Premier Trailer Leasing overseeing all aspects of Human Resources from benefits, payroll, and talent acquisition to training and organizational development, along with being the architect of the company culture. Her tremendous contributions at Premier Trailer Leasing earned the company a spot on the 2021 Top 100 Places to Work List by the Dallas Morning News. Navolia attained her Professional Designation of Strategic Human Resources Leadership from Cornell University.