Ardella Darst serves as Vice President of Human Resources for Comcast’s Michigan Region in Southfield, Michigan. She is responsible for strategically executing the HR function for an employee base of 4300 team members who provide video, data and voice services to 1.3 million subscribers. She serves as a business partner by aligning all areas of the function to the vision and goals of the business. She joined Comcast in 1996 and was promoted to Vice President in 2002. Ardella has almost 20 years of human resources management experience in the service and manufacturing industries combined. Prior to coming to Comcast she worked for Moog Automotive Company, St. Louis, Missouri. Ardella graduated from Ohio University with a B. S. in General Business and also holds “Senior Professional in Human Resources” (SPHR) certification status. She is a member of Women in Cable Telecommunications, the Society of Human Resource Managers, and WorldatWork. She actively participates in community faith-based activities and loves to travel in both the U.S. and abroad.