Melissa Leneis

EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

MELISSA LENEIS is InterDigital’s EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer, overseeing the global Human Resources organization including all initiatives related to workforce strategy. 

Ms. Leneis joined InterDigital in September 2018 as Vice President, HR Business Partner. Prior to joining InterDigital, Melissa was a Senior Director, Senior HR Business Partner with Johnson Controls and formerly with Tyco International. She was responsible for providing strategic HR oversight to a variety of corporate functional organizations and C-suite executives while leading a global team of HR business partners. Ms. Leneis led global organizations through transformations and focused heavily in the areas of workforce strategy and development, organizational design, change management, talent management, and total rewards strategy and implementation. Her previous experience includes positions with MEI, Inc. (formerly Mars) and Lockheed Martin Corporation.  

Ms. Leneis holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Scranton and a Master’s degree in Human Resource Development (HRD) from Villanova University. She is a board member on Villanova University's HRD Alumni Senior Advisory Board.