Chief Human Resource Officer
Coretha M. Rushing is Chief Human Resources Officer for Equifax Inc. She was named to this position in May 2006 and has global responsibilities for a Center of Excellence that includes human resources, compensation and benefits, community affairs and special events, and customer and technical training.
Ms. Rushing brings 25 years of human resources experience to Equifax. From 1996 to 2004, she served in several senior HR functions for The Coca-Cola Company, including Senior Vice President of Human Resource, where she led all human resource functions for the global beverage company, from 2000 to 2004. Since leaving Coca-Cola in 2004, Ms. Rushing had been an executive coach and HR consultant with Atlanta-based Cameron Wesley LLC.
Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Ms. Rushing was director, human resource for the Midwest Division of Pizza Hut, a division of PepsiCo from 1994 to 1996. From
1983 to 1994, Ms. Rushing worked for IBM Corp. in several human resource management positions. Ms. Rushing began her career as a recruiter and corporate training specialist with R.H. Macy's & Co. and Training Director for East River Savings and Loan.
A native of Virginia, Ms. Rushing received her bachelor degree in industrial psychology from East Carolina University and holds a master's in human resources and counseling from George Washington University. She is also certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources from the Society for Human Resource Management.