Debbie Rhodes

Vice President of Human Resources

CGI Federal

Debbie Rhodes, Vice President Human Resources at CGI Federal, is a driving force behind the company’s performance culture. Recognized as a WashingtonExec Top HR Exec to Watch, Ms. Rhodes is highly regarded for her consistent outstanding performance and Human Resources leadership in the areas of conflict resolution, talent management, organizational design, employee relations and team leadership. Her proven abilities to partner and advise senior leadership on strategic initiatives and business goals make her a vital part of the CGI Federal executive team.

Ms. Rhodes is also a dedicated advocate for members (CGI employees). In the past year, she has helped lead the company through mergers with Sunflower Systems and TeraThink. Ms. Rhodes leads her team to continuously improve member engagement through a wide array of initiatives including inclusive and innovative leadership development, mentorship and learning and development programs. Her hard work is paying off, as CGI Federal continues to see member satisfaction scores trending upwards and has been recognized with a number of “Top Employer” awards.

Since joining CGI as a part of its AMS acquisition, Ms. Rhodes has served in many roles within the Human Resources organization in CGI’s U.S. Strategic Business Units, each with an increased level of responsibility. She leverages her leadership competencies to build and maintain a high-performing internal delivery organization while consistently creating career growth opportunities for her team.

Previous to CGI, Ms. Rhodes held human resources roles at Leidos (formerly SAIC) and Integrity Management Consulting. She received her B.S. in Business Administration, with a specialty in Human Resources from Old Dominion University.