CuliNex, the country’s top clean label and plant-based formulation consultancy, announced that Carrie Schuman has joined the team as director of people operations. 

In this role, Schuman will lead efforts to recruit and retain top-notch talent who excel in their field. In addition to people operations, Schuman will be responsible for IT and network security, as well as administrative support functions.  

Prior to joining CuliNex, Schuman worked for an independent review board for human clinical trials which held a critical role in verifying vaccine and treatment trials during the COVID pandemic, among other pharmaceutical trials. She brings more than 25 years of human resource experience to CuliNex and holds a SHRM-CP and PHR certification, with expertise in human resources information systems. 

Driven by their mission—better planet, healthier people, happier communities, CuliNex is the industry's premier consulting firm providing innovation services, product development and strategic business consulting focused on clean label and plant-based foods. As a clean label food product pioneer, CuliNex assists food companies, boards and commissions, and ingredient suppliers in achieving their mission and growth goals.