Builders FirstSource adds executive leadership

Amy Bass Messersmith named to chief people officer role on executive team.
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Amy Bass Messersmith, Chief People Officer, Builders FirstSource.

Builders FirstSource, Inc. announced that Amy Bass Messersmith will be joining the company as its chief people officer, effective March 14, 2022.

“We are excited to bring Ms. Messersmith on as chief people officer,” said Dave Flitman, president and CEO of Builders FirstSource, “and I am confident that her strong and broad-based experience will help Builders FirstSource be an employer of choice.”

In this role, Messersmith will be a member of the Builders FirstSource executive leadership team, overseeing all aspects of human resources, including the implementation of strategies.

Flitman said she will, “deliver best in class human resources capabilities for our more than 28,000 team members, enabling them to continue to focus on delivering for customers and making our company the best partner in the industry.”

The company said she will develop and promote best practices in organizational and leadership development, diversity and inclusion, and talent acquisition, development, and management.

Messersmith formerly held the role of chief human resources officer for U.S. Anesthesia Partners (USAP), said the company.

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Prior to joining USAP, she held the chief people officer roles at TDIndustries, Inc. and Pizza Hut, Inc., as well as progressive leadership positions with PepsiCo, Inc., Frito Lay North America, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Accenture Consulting.

Headquartered in Dallas, Builders FirstSource is the largest U.S. supplier of building products, prefabricated components, and value-added services to the professional market segment for new residential construction and repair and remodeling.