DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
As Director of Human Resources, Michael Plowman is responsible for implementing human resource management strategies to recruit, train and retain a high-performing and motivated workforce. He is responsible for developing and executing on-boarding, training and development, performance management, employee retention, benefits management and employee relations policies and strategies. The Clare has earned many awards over the years, including Choice Community Award for employee engagement and Holleran’s Highest Honors, which recognizes The Clare for exceeding expectations in employee engagement and satisfaction.
Before joining The Clare, Michael worked in the luxury sector of the hotel industry for more than 15 years, formerly with the Four Seasons Chicago and most recently at Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts as the Director of Training and Development.
Outside of the office, you can find Michael hanging out with his miniature Schnauzer, Rocco and his miniature Wirehaired Dachshund, Frankie. He also enjoys trying new restaurants and traveling.